Driving Past the Mosque

In Bangkok!  Some thoughts from yesterday’s journey from Samarinda, Indonesia. I was prompted to post this because I read this article this morning, which articulately expresses most of my views on the whole awful film fiasco. In the taxi from Samarinda to Balikpapan yesterday morning, I passed a large and gorgeous mosque (not the one pictured).  Illuminated by…

Play is Sanuk

One of the reasons I love what I do is the travel – and my less research-oriented travel blog  entries will now be posted on this site and archived at the Ravoravo Roving Ramblings link in the top menu.  (Posts were previously at the separate blog Ravoravo Roving Ramblings).  With these posts, I keep friends and family…