Time Travlers Guide to 21st Century Pakistan June 7th 2014 I follow Paul Theroux's advice in the <em style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal;">Tao of Travel: always bring a book along that is completely unrelated to where you are going. For me, reading such a book becomes a vacation from the vacation. Accordingly, I am accompanied on this trip by Ian Mortimer's <em style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal;">The Time Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan Englan ... read more
Asia » Pakistan » Islamabad The separation in 1947 of British India into the Muslim state of Pakistan (with two sections West and East) and largely Hindu India was never satisfactorily resolved, and India and Pakistan have fought two wars - in 1947-48 and 1965 - over the disput... ... read more
I officially started my travel addiction during a Fulbright year in Zimbabwe back in 1991. Since then I've had a number of visiting professor gigs in interesting places. In a good year I'm able to squeeze in two or three trips. Sometimes I feel like I could simply not return and spend the rest of my life living out of my suitcase.
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