New blog post about marvellous Mostar
Cambodia is open for travel, Russia’s train hoppers, and more travel reads.
DUBAI - I’m in the second week of my 3-week stay in Dubai. It’s an enormous city (in terms of size), so I just pick one area near a metro station every day to visit and work my way from there. I’m getting a better feel for where to stay and what to see, so I will condense it down into guides for people who are visiting on a stopover.
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COVID-19 and travel
Cambodia has now reopened for travel.
Assorted travel reads
“During the Hindu ceremony of Yadnya Kasada, the Tenggerese people toss offerings — food, money, flowers, livestock — into the hazy crater of Mount Bromo.”
“The CEO of Airbnb thinks the lines separating life, work, and vacations will keep getting blurrier.”
This is actually funny. If you are confused about the face paint, at the Blue Lagoon in Iceland you can apply white volcanic mud that looks like Zuckerberg’s sunscreen face.
“Thomas Swick on the uncertain future of a durable genre.”
Next time I complain about a long bus trip I will think of this (h/t The Browser).
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