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Travels in Siberia, by Adolf Erman: Ostyaks (Khanty and Ket)

Today we’re starting Adolf Erman’s Travels in Siberia, Volume 2, originally published as Reise um die Erde durch Nord-Asien und die beiden Oceane in den Jahren… 3,392 more words

Anthropology

Camping on the Oregon Coast

My husband and I spent last weekend on mini-vacation camping on the Oregon Coast.  Two other couples that we know camped in the same Loop A at the Nehalem Bay Beach Campground, an Oregon State Park.   271 more words

Travel

Evenings Life Drawing in June

Life Drawing in the Yurt

June 1st, 15th 29th

6pm – 9pm

£25/evening or £65 if you book all three

Whether you are a beginner, or an old hand, join us for directed life drawing. 13 more words

Drawing

It's all about glamping ...

So you just omit the ‘c’ from camping, insert a ‘gl’ in its place, erect some tepees (posh tents) and yurts (posh sheds) and other obscure vessels that people think are cute to sleep in (eg an old bus) chuck them in that spare field I haven’t got, bung a few composting toilets in the corner, provide fire pits and twinkly lights and bobs your uncle you can charge a small fortune for the privilege. 799 more words

Life

Cape Disappointment/ Fort Stevens

“The coast in the neighbourhood of Clarks Mountain is sliping off & falling into the Ocean in immence masses; fifty or a hundred Acres at a time give way and a great proportion in an instant precipitated into the Ocean.   

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Oregon

Programming Update

Howdy y’all!

I’ll be hitting the road tomorrow for a little journey out west! Western China that is. The old Silk Road, the Taklamakan Desert, home of the Uygurs, and yurts, and lots of 1,000 Buddhist Caves. 87 more words

Housekeeping

NEW... Sketch and Scones, regular classes

18th May, 1st, 15th, 29th June, 13th 27th July, 10th and 24th August

Riverside Yurt Cafe, Bransbury, nr Barton Stacey.

10am – 1.00pm

£20.00/morning. £.145/8 if paid in advance. 140 more words

Drawing