It has been quiet lately at ‘100 Travel Stories’, but there are still travel stories to be told and adventures to come – from Europe, Africa and Asia. Latest highlights and what’s next.
“I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.” – Oscar Wilde
“A city in the desert. A culture of possibility. A network of dreamers and doers.”
Burning Man is an experiment in community, art, radical self-expression, and radical self-reliance that takes place annually in the Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada, USA.
The Burning Man event is guided by ten principles: radical inclusion, gifting, decommodification, radical self-reliance, radical self-expression, communal effort, civic responsibility, leaving no trace, participation and immediacy.
This year’s theme is “I, Robot”. The event starts on August 26, and culminates with the ritual burning of a large wooden effigy, which is set alight on Saturday night, September 1, 2018 in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada.
Home to 230 different nationalities, Toronto is the most diverse city in the world. You can experience different cultures right here, without travelling to far away places. Chinatown, Greektown, Little Italy, Koreatown, Little India, Little Portugal – are all lovely neighborhoods with their own lifestyle, cuisine, traditions and festivals – perfect places for street photography. People of Toronto is a two part series of photos taken over a period of eight years using Sigma DP series cameras.
This post was originally published on February 20, 2015 and updated on July 12, 2018.
“Imagine a city, with a skyline punctuated by minarets, Mogul-style domes and skyscrapers; imagine colourful, food-stall-lined streets shaded by a leafy canopy of banyan trees.” – Lonely Planet
Pride Toronto is an annual event held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in June each year. A celebration of the diversity of the LGBT community in the Greater Toronto Area. It is one of the largest organized gay pride festivals in the world, featuring several stages with live performers and DJs, several licensed venues, a large Dyke March, a Trans March and the Pride Parade. (Wikipedia)