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Nong Khai: Balancing planks


The town of Nong Khai is conveniently located across the ‘friendship bridge’ on the Thai side of the Mekong. On this occasion it wasn’t so convenient for us as we’d travelled to Thakhek, and crossed over a border further south meaning we didn’t reach the town via the friendship bridge and instead had to sit on a local bus for eight hours to get there. 745 more words

April 13th - Self Portrait

In truth we spent the today in the car returning to suburban life, however this photo was taken a few days ago during a late afternoon run up to the farm. 76 more words

Dans Daily Photo

Urbanised republic or ruralist democracy?

“lndia lives in her villages” -Mahatma Gandhi

The telling story of a changing nation has been the identity of India in the post liberalised segment.India still is largely the country of the poor or to be more specific the country of acute class divisions. 691 more words


Past and Present

Next to Amtrak’s ultra-modern Northeast Corridor, on the pristine gray gravel, amid the modern steel buildings full of electronics, a decaying wooden structure sits, looking entirely out of place. 1,636 more words


General store.

Deserted general store in north Oklahoma near the Kansas state line.