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Blue Ocean Depths

April 6th 2016
Yet again I found myself sleeping at the Bandaranayake International Airport in Colombo. This time, however, it was more than unexpected. I had been on a China Eastern aircraft for the past three hours, but we didn't actually move anywhere. Initially we didn't even know what the problem was, but I surmised that it had to do with the air conditioning system because we were all boiling on board. The ... read more
Asia » Maldives » Male Atoll

Maldivian Flag The Maldives was long a sultanate, first under Dutch and then under British protection. It became a republic in 1968, three years after independence. Since 1978, President Maumoon Abdul GAYOOM - currently in his sixth term in office - has dominated t... ... read more
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Tot: 2.749s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 31; qc: 139; dbt: 0.0793s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 3; ; mem: 1.8mb