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It is time to cross continents: preparing for Bosphorus

This year (2014) on the 20th of July, 1809 crazy but INSPIRING people will try cross the 6.5 km long Bosphorus strait.
Bosphorus is the world’s narrowest strait, which is separating Europe from Asia. 29 more words


Surfing to .. Myanmar

The Home page of the Central Statistics Organisation of Myanmar (https://www.csostat.gov.mm/) was very sparsely populated on the day of my visit. Several other links to the site appeared at the top of the references from a search for ‘Official statistics Myanmar’ – but each had a security certificate error. 429 more words


North American Geography Oddity

You’re standing on the mainland of North America — not on an island. From where you are, you can travel due East, and you’ll come to the Pacific Ocean. 108 more words


Continent is Off to a Rocketing Start

 There’s a new movie on the block and it is on its way to knocking off its fellow competitors. It only premiered two nights ago in China on Thursday and on Thursday alone it grossed RMB 74.0 million which enough for it to knock… 374 more words

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Continent to Continent

Sunday (July 20) was the 26th annual 6.5km Bosphorus swim from Asia to Europe on one of the world’s busiest waterways.  On a normal day the strait is packed with cargo vessels, tour boats, ferries, fishermen, and pleasure craft.  30 more words



If home is where your heart is, what happens if your heart has been stolen by someone in another country?  As some of my regular readers will know, I made my home in the coastal reaches several years ago.   209 more words

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