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Stone Town, Zanzibar

Just a few photos from the capital of Zanzibar... Stone Town's famous doors. The doors were designed and built to withstand attacks involving army elephants. Click...

Istanbul, Turkey

It is unbelievable but I did visit Istanbul virtually by mistake, en route to a region that was about to explode in civil war,...

Goa, India

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Cairo, Egypt

Was it warmer in Egypt five thousand years ago than it is today? Have you noticed that ancient Egyptians are always shown wearing light...

Nungwi, Northern Zanzibar

The famed beaches of Nungwi in northern Zanzibar. Click on the thumbnails to see larger images.

Southern Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan is one of the best countries with the best people I have ever visited. No kidding. My pictures do not necessarily prove that, but just take my word for it.

Serbia

Folks in Tarija watch the world's longest sausage before it was cut into pieces.Beef cooked on the fire in Turija.The world's longest sausage (over...

Tashkent, Uzbekistan

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Rooster Fights in Afghanistan

Afghan men and boys like to watch fights between roosters.Well, maybe women and girls would love them too, but who will let them?

Iraq

A few pictures from various places in Iraq, mostly shot in 2003, after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein, during a relatively quiet period in...

Phuket, Thailand

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