I have a dream…Alaaf
Landscape-tales

I have a dream…Alaaf

Traditionally when we think of Carnival, we think of ‘Prince Carnival.’ Nothing wrong with that but…suppose, why not choosing a ‘Princess,’ or better both genders…Prince and Princess… Carnival is originally a pagan European spring festival. A reversal ritual. A rite of passage from darkness to light, from winter to summer: a fertility celebration. During time, Carnival … Continue reading

Pure nostalgia
Off the road

Pure nostalgia

Although living in Oman, particularly in Salalah in the south, sometimes one can become nostalgic. Certainly when you receive the message in the mail box that when travelling this summer to Europe, particularly to Brussels, upon presentation of the ticket of one of the three participating institutions – the Atomium, the Museums of the Far … Continue reading