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Global Citizen

Around the World Spanish Traveller Carlos with us for a night. Good company and interesting talks. Nice BMW 800 too. He´s gonna proceed to Tanzania. Wish you a safe trip!! http://www.sinewan.com Advertisements

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Blacksmith

The guy in the left is working on 6-inch nails which he is hammering into shape. Those nails will be used for the main frame of a Dhau: they will connect keel with ribs and must be able to take … Continue reading

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Cyclone

We are on the edge of the black thing! For six days now rain on and off. When I look out at the sea I see a dark blue wall of clouds all over the horizon. Never thought I could … Continue reading

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Canoe

Recently deep in the bush we saw this canoe under construction. It is – as usual – made out of a cashew nut tree trunk. Probably 10 feet long it will carry one person, sometimes even two. It will serve … Continue reading

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Christmas in Africa

My beloved one came back from a trip abroad. And to my delight she had bought me the latest “Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung”. : ) What a Sunday treat! On the same day – while I was enjoying my reading – … Continue reading

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Hey Guys!

i run this blog for a little more than a year. i find it really exciting that people all over the world have a look at this page! now and then i tell my wife: “hey simone! get this! I … Continue reading

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Happiness

Sitting next to my two-year-old. I´m having a book on my Kindle (Jonas Jonassons “Die Analphabetin, die rechnen konnte”, unfortunately not yet published in English) and he´s reading a children’s book too. We are together on one table, enjoying the … Continue reading

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