Happy Kids of N’Djamena - Chad has a chequered history marked by civil unrest, instability, poverty and, more recently, streams of refugees flowing in from neighbouring Sudan. Recent developments, however, are bringing the promise of a new era in Chad’s history. For the time being, however, tourism remains virtually non-existent in Chad, making it difficult for visitors like us to discover the country.
"In the footsteps of the great explorers" - We are cycling through Amsterdam’s historic centre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an enduring testimony to the city’s rich history. During the Golden Age in the 17th century, Amsterdam’s port was at the centre of a global trade network, with ships sailing to Asia, Africa, the Americas, and merchants trading goods across Europe. CoolTravel - Around the World
Mysterious take-off from Amsterdam airport - UNBELIEVABLE ... I was ready to take-off from Amsterdam airport to the south of France... BUT THEN IT HAPPENED ... the shadow of the airplane refused... and went straight back into the hangar!
Storytelling Expedition through the Middle East. After The Emirates and Quatar, I'm now in Bahrain. On my way to 'Oil Well Number One' I was stopped by the police. http://storify.com/maartenschafer/storytelling-expedition-mea