A Madagascar Morning : Building Bridges

“Stomach?” he asked holding his belly. “Head?” he asked placing a palm on his forehead.
“No, no. I’m okay. I am here from Mauritius.”
Confused, he hesitated to let me inside and reiterated the lack of English. A few minutes later he’d be kissing my camera and hugging me tightly. Here’s the story Continue reading A Madagascar Morning : Building Bridges

Mongla Bangladesh – Part 2 : Stripes in the Sundarbans

This was my main reason for visiting Western Bangladesh : to attempt to catch a glimpse of a real, wild Bengali Tiger. Just as I thought I was to leave without ‘that prized moment’, I seized an opportunity and… Continue reading Mongla Bangladesh – Part 2 : Stripes in the Sundarbans

Monument to the Multiculturalism of Bosnia and Herzegovina - Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina - BiH - by Anika Mikkelson - Miss Maps - www.MissMaps.com

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina : A Gem is Discovered

Beyond its history of war, Sarajevo is a place of peace and solidarity. In the old town, a mosque sits near a Catholic church which sits near a Serbian church and on and on. Serbs mix with Muslims mix with Catholics. Everyone lives in peace. It’s an incredible sight and experience… Continue reading Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina : A Gem is Discovered