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#487 : Observing the manufacturers of stained-glass Shebeke of Sheki in Azerbaijan

#487 : Observing the manufacturers of stained-glass Shebeke of Sheki in Azerbaijan

Nico July 7, 2020 0

Idea #487 – Observing the manufacturers of stained-glass Shebeke of Sheki in Azerbaijan The craftsmen of Azerbaijan knew how to develop a quite particular technique of realization of invaluable artistic stained-glass windows, which we find

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# 196: Learning Shaolin Kung Fu

# 196: Learning Shaolin Kung Fu

Nico June 27, 2020 0

Idea # 196: Visit the monastery of Shaolin’s warrior monks The Shaolin monastery or temple Shaolin is situated on the mount Song, in the province of Henan. It was built at the end of

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#415 : Visiting the Aurobindo’s Ashram

#415 : Visiting the Aurobindo’s Ashram

Nico June 23, 2020 0

Idée #415 – Visiting the Aurobindo’s Ashram The ashram of Sri Aurobindo was established in Pondicherry on November 24th, 1926. Sri Aurobindo withdraws there then with his partner, Mirra Alfassa, more known under the

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# 91: Crossing through the Egyptian desert to meet the Bedouin

# 91: Crossing through the Egyptian desert to meet the Bedouin

Nico June 7, 2020 0

Idea # 91 – Meet the Bedouins in the Egyptian desert The Bedouin, Arabic Bedou “desert people” are nomads who live in the deserts of Arabia, Syria, the Sahara and Sinai. To meet them,

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#613 : Visiting the largest Central Asian market in Khodjent

#613 : Visiting the largest Central Asian market in Khodjent

Nico June 6, 2020 0

Idea #613 – Visiting the largest Central Asian market in Khodjent The Panchshanbe Bazaar (Thursday market in Tajik) consists of an elegant hall built in 1964, with vaulted doors and a neoclassical lime-green and

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#373: Discovering the Sri Lankan Cooking

#373: Discovering the Sri Lankan Cooking

Nico June 3, 2020 0

Idea #373 – Discovering the Sri Lankan Cooking As its Pakistani and Indian neighbours, the Sri Lancan cooking uses rice as the basic ingredient and curry as the main spice a lot. It distinguishes

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#615 : Admiring the know-how of Istaravchan’s blacksmiths in Tajikistan

#615 : Admiring the know-how of Istaravchan’s blacksmiths in Tajikistan

Nico May 20, 2020 0

Idea #615 – Admiring the know-how of Istaravchan’s blacksmiths in Tajikistan In the immediate vicinity of the bazaar, a real city in itself, are the workshops of a dozen Tajik smiths who make famous

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#12 : Meeting Fulani People in Guinea Conakri

#12 : Meeting Fulani People in Guinea Conakri

Nico May 16, 2020 0

  Idea #12 – Meeting Fulani People in Guinea Conakri The Fulanis (Fulani: of Poullo, plural Foulbé), called also Peuls, Fellata or still Bororo according to countries, establish an ethnic group living in the sahélo-Saharan region,

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#520 : Following the adventure in the Gipsy Hill of Soroca

#520 : Following the adventure in the Gipsy Hill of Soroca

Nico May 12, 2020 0

Idea #520 – Following the adventure in the Gipsy Hill of Soroca The Moldavian city of Soroca is especially famous by in its fortress, and its symbolic monument says of the “Candle of the

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# 139: Visiting the Moken, gypsies of the sea

# 139: Visiting the Moken, gypsies of the sea

Nico May 8, 2020 0

Idea # 139 – See a Moken village in the Surin archipelago, Thailand The Moken are a nomadic people of maritime Southeast Asia, present on Surin Islands in Thailand, and Burma. They emigrated from

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# 78: Going through a souk in less than 2 minutes

# 78: Going through a souk in less than 2 minutes

Nico May 6, 2020 0

Idea # 78 – Visit of the souks of Luxor (Egypt) The souk is the place of all trade, all the shops, all business strategies! If you’re feeling energetic, here’s the deal : walk

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#408 : Roasting your own coffee with Esteban in Nicaragua

#408 : Roasting your own coffee with Esteban in Nicaragua

Nico March 11, 2020 0

Idea #408 – Roasting your own coffee in the Nicaraguan forest The process of the production of the coffee consists of several essential stages. When coffee beans are collected, they are still green, without

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#411 : Meeting the  potters of San Juan de Oriente in Nicaragua

#411 : Meeting the potters of San Juan de Oriente in Nicaragua

Nico March 9, 2020 0

Idea #411 – Meeting the  potters of San Juan de Oriente in Nicaragua From the pre-columbian period, pottery had occupied an important place in the Nicaraguan culture. During generations, only the women had manufactured

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#384 : Studying the production of Ceylon Tea

#384 : Studying the production of Ceylon Tea

Nico February 18, 2020 0

Idée #384 – Visiting the tea fields in Ceylon Sri Lanka, first world tea exporter and the fourth world producer, exports almost all of his productions, that is 95 % of 300 000 tons

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#534 : Meeting the Herero People in Namibia

#534 : Meeting the Herero People in Namibia

Nico January 29, 2020 0

Idea #534 – Meeting the Herero People in Namibia Hereros are people of Southern Africa of the Bantu linguistic group speaking the héréro, established at present about 320 000 people. Most of them live

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