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.
Country number 85.
Long layover. Must sleep. Somehow.
New cities in the desert.
I’ve never been asked this before.
Rhodes –> Athens –> Bulgaria –> Oman –> Bulgaria
I make a short film about a dragon boat racing team from the most unlikely of places.
I get out for a while and learn how the other half of the USA is dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.
What it’s really all about.
Out of Kenya but still Trevor’ed.
The apex before the fall.
It’s a defunct war zone that’s on the verge of collapse. But, don’t fear, we’re very woke here.
This place sucks (now).
And cross a proverbial Rubicon.
Nomadic Backpacker is still trapped.
A different year than most.