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Wandering Danny - travelogues

Oxford Blog
documenting my stay in the UK (2010-2020)
2019: Melbourne + Sydney, Tokyo
2018: Sydney, Delphi + Athens, Norway, Toulouse
2017: Bali, Naxos + Santorini, Saint Malo + Bayeux, Amsterdam
2016: Sydney, Kyoto, Corfu
2015: Paris
2014: Paris, Prague + Jelenia Gora
Naples, Venice, Berlin
Ireland, Normandy, Seoul, Thailand
East Africa: Kenya + Tanzania
Masai Mara, Nakuru, Serengeti, Ngorongoro (2011)
Switzerland
Mont Blanc, Geneva, Interlaken, Lucerne, Basel (2010)
Western Turkey
Istanbul, Bergama, Selcuk, Konya, Goreme, Ankara (2010)
Vietnam and Cambodia
the Mekong Delta, Phnom Penh, Angkor (2009)
Hong Kong, Brittany
food, architecture, megaliths (2007)
Kaikoura to Kahurangi
New Zealand's Marlborough + Nelson (2006)
Mongolia and Beijing
from the steppes to the metropolis (2005)
North Island New Zealand
Coromandel, Tongariro, Waikato (2005)
South Iceland + Scotland/England
walks, birds, buildings (2003)
Otago, Southland, Fiordland
New Zealand travelogue (2003)
New Zealand South Island
Westland + Southern Alps (2002)
North Pakistan & Western China
Chitral, Gilgit + Kashgar (1999)
India (Maharashtra & Rajasthan)
with an Oxfam study tour (1998)
England, Catalonia, and France
London, Barcelona, Toulouse, Paris (1997)
Java + Bali and California + Arizona
volcanos and deep valleys (1994)
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travel links

South Korea delays some school reopenings because of a (workplace) Covid-19 flareup - KoreaHerald
meanwhile, UK schools are pushed to start wider opening
two books on air pollution - The Invisible Killer + Clearing the Air
East Asia's success with SARS-Cov-2 will reinforce its economic might - AsiaTimes
a backgrounder on recent politics in Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa - SIPRI
how "yellow filter" in American films negatively stereotypes countries - MatadorNetwork
how Kerala has tackled Covid-19 - Guardian
public health is one area where communism really does shine
Iceland stops hunting whales: watching them is more profitable - Forbes
the French settle the most important question about covid 19 - AcademieFrancaise
Air France told not to compete with rail (as part of bailout) - RailJournal
a spiralling Taiwanese exploration of memory and history - The Stolen Bicycle

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