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Our thoughts on life and travel in Asia

Blog
Our thoughts on life and travel in Asia

23
12.2017

Unknown Uzbekistan

23.12.2017
Unknown Uzbekistan

Unknown Uzbekistan

​Here the Persian world meets with Chinese and Indian. Collision with Alexander the Great, Buddhism and links with the Taj Mahal. How little we know about Uzbekistan!
02
08.2017

​People from the past: The Jarawas of the Andaman Islands

02.08.2017
India,Andamans,Jarawa

​People from the past: The Jarawas of the Andaman Islands

A black woman in a yellow dress was standing on the side of the road with three naked boys. A bit further a man stood wearing only a piece of cloth around his waist, watching our bus passing by. This is how we first saw them - the mysterious aborigines of the Andamans, one of the most isolated tribes on Earth.
28
02.2017

Five must-see Iranian movies

28.02.2017
Five must-see Iranian movies

Five must-see Iranian movies

Iran is not only home to one of the oldest civilizations in the world, but also a place where great movies are made. The most recent case is "The salesman" by Asghar Farhadi which won the Academy Award for best foreign language film of 2016.