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Chele La Pass

Standing above Chele La Pass in Bhutan, at an even 4000 meters (13,123 ft), the wind screams with a full-throated spirit. It almost feels as though a malevolent force wants to knock you off your perch, which is why there … Continue reading

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Acropolis #813, Athens, Greece

The Parthenon, a dramatic building anyway, made all the more so by the great sky above it. Well this is irritating…it’s as though WordPress wants me to use the quick post rather than the full post method of updating my … Continue reading

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Winter at the Acropolis, Athens, Greece

One of the great things about winter in Athens is that you get the Acropolis to yourself. Athenians don’t often go – it’s 12 euro to get in, and they went to it at least once a year during school … Continue reading

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Leda, Studio, Athens, Greece

Zeus was so taken with Leda's beauty that he turned himself into a swan to seduce her. From their union came Helen, Clytemnestra, Pollux & Castor. Helen, of course, was so beautiful that after she ran off with Paris to … Continue reading

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