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Wandering through Dali streets I met this boy who  was preparing chinese food in a  fast food stand. “Do you want to?” he told me. “Just pull”. 35 more words


Syrian musicians join Wu Mann in the Aga Khan Music Initiative London concert titled “Old and New Music from the Ends of the Silk Route”

Wu Man and Co, world music review: Group effort is a slow burn
Wu Man brilliantly demonstrated her technique with lyrical melodies, dramatic tremolos and percussive snaps, says Simon Broughton… 348 more words


Philippine leader Duterte says he wants foreign troops out

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, speaking in a country that is a staunch U.S. ally and hosts 50,000 American troops, said Wednesday that he wants his country to be free of foreign troops, possibly within two years. 265 more words


Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2016 Winner: Hutong Children’s Library and Art Centre Beijing, China

Architect: ZAO/standardarchitecture – Client: Dashilar Investment

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Aga Khan Award for Architecture

For the locals, it is so uncommon to experience such a space, the gate is always open, So many people peek in and come into the courtyard with a high level of curiosity, neighbourhood children may stop by after school, read a book or play together before getting picked up by their parents. 2,368 more words


China Recap: What we learned and Matt's stats

This blog post is meant to recap China in a fun way.  If there are any stats you’d be interested in, let us know!

What did MAP learn in China? 532 more words


Roaming in the Rain

Our visit in Xi’an has gotten off to a rainy start…and end. But hey, we won’t let that dampen our adventures (I had warned you that one of us super cheesy). 708 more words


From Beijing to Xi'an

We’ve gotten a little bit behind on our posting plus we’re not sure if you want us inundating you with a post every single day… so we’ve recapped our past few days in China below. 761 more words