Ho Chi Minh died on the morning of 2 September 1969, at his home in Hanoi at age 79 from heart failure. In Vietnam today, he is regarded by the Communist government with god-like status in a nationwide personality cult, even though the government has abandoned most of his economic policies since the mid-1980s. He is still …
Puppies being sold on a busy street in Saigon, Vietnam.
Barber in Vietnam.
The children’s journey toward self-discovery and the awakening of the Divine within
From here to salvador, the ladies dance To fill us reckless sons with passions of the heart Taken in Salvador Brazil – I love Brazil
A candle throws its light into the darkness In a nasty world,so shines the good deed Make sure the fortune, that you seek Is the fortune you need. Taken in Borobudur.
Slaved into brittle and worked for a lifetime Shaved into rhythm to die on duty The Death of A Workhorse (obituary archives)
Back to somewhere back to anywhere – time has no meaning. I go with you Taken in Sumatra, Indonesia.
To all the girls I’ve loved before Who travelled in and out my door I’m glad they came along I dedicate this song To all the girls I’ve loved before bla
bombón + linda + confite + dulce + golosina = Chocolatina Colombiana!
The second of the London autumn pictures. More focus on the intensity of the fog and light this time.
The Saatchi Gallery is a cool place, very modern art and very well kept. In 2010 it was announced that the gallery would be given to the British public, becoming the Museum of Contemporary Art for London. Saatchi’s goal is to show contemporary work that would otherwise not be seen in big London institutions such as Tate …
Softly the trees begin to sing their farewell song on a nice foggy London night. This is London’s Tooting Common. A great Park / Common. The main difference seems to be Parks close at night while Commons don’t have fences or gates and are accessible 24/7. Tooting Bec Common includes a number of formal avenues of trees — the …
Taken in Victoria Park, London – very good and energetic band, good fun to watch. In London there are everyday 100 high-quality concerts. Amazing. Was just watching Jeff Beck – he was and still is playing rock music in a nicely distinct style, the bass player girl adds some good contrast too (makes me laugh though):
I used to live rather close to the infamous J bar. I think it got closed in 2007 since the were lots of gang fights going on there.
Since closure (1983) Battersea Power Station (near battersea park) has remained largely unused, with numerous failed development plans from successive site owners. The site is currently owned by Irish company Real Estate Opportunities, who purchased it for £400 million in November 2006.The station is the largest brick building in Europe and is notable for its original, …
A nightmare is a dream that can cause a strong negative emotional response from the sleeper, typically fear and/or horror. The dream may contain situations of danger, discomfort, psychological or physical terror. Sufferers usually awaken in a state of distress and may be unable to return to sleep for a prolonged period of time. The …