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Sarajevo’s many cemeteries

In Sarajevo cemeteries are everywhere, the patches of white pillars clinging onto the hills can be seen from afar. I have been fascinated with cemeteries since I can remember. The tranquility is one reason that, another one is the history they tell. In Argentina I once found the overgrown grave of an Austrian in the ruins of a deserted Jesuit mission.

Sarajevo Cemeteries

Patches  of white on green slopes are a common sight in Sarajevo – tombstone closely huddled together in Muslim cemeteries

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Khartoum off off off the beaten track

Khartoum’s trendiest café, the SOS Children’s Village and urban farms on Tuti Island, we saw it all. Not enough oddities? What about the Greek Athletic Club, the Jewish Cemetery or sailing the Blue Nile under a star lit sky?

Sailing the Blue Nile under in a starry starry night

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