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Kosovo: Pristina – Ugly Beauty

19. September 2016, 0 Comments

Pristina hurts. At the entrance of the city a graffiti is shouting „Welcome to Hell“. Concrete and steal dominate the cityscape. From time to time blue glazed new towers sneak in. Or neo-ottoman mosques, renovated to a state of unrecognisable conditions. Or even a statue of Bill Clinton. Little city parks shine bright like blurs […]

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Pakistan: Happiness and tears in Concrete and Marble

14. April 2016, 1 Comment
Faisal Mosque Islamabad ©freidaycat 2015

As we wanted to take a little break from the heat in Lahore we decided to go north. Far north. We dreamed about going deep into the Himalayas: we wanted to visit the K2 Base Camp (yes, it is located in Pakistan!), we saw ourselves frolicking on the lush green Fairy Meadows, explore the large Karakoram mountain […]

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