This has to be one the cultural epicenter of the world.
A strange introduction to Berlin.
Duisburg, I believe, could be called normal Germany — and that’s what makes it a good stop.
My impression when I look out at Germany.
Yes, still washing clothes by hand.
Coming into German, I get what I expected.
Brussels is rough, well-worn, and integral world city, which is exactly what I’m looking for in a place.
Culture is never better shown than in contrast. Especially when it comes to bathrooms…
A perfect place, at least relative to everywhere else.
Rotterdam is a modern ancient city, and this is what makes it real.
How to get what you want.
I travel out to Oman’s new city in the desert.
Duqm — say it, repeat it, and listen to how it sounds as you may be hearing a lot about this place in the near future.
Ghost Cities of China makes the list.
Country number 85.
Long layover. Must sleep. Somehow.
New cities in the desert.
Sometimes you just have to do it.
I need a new way.