f you start a conversation about either Eudoxus or Cyzicus – you are likely to immediately asked Who? What? or Huh?
The best musicians take inspiration from their surroundings: so if you’re starting to find that you have songwriters block, it might just be time to strap on that backpack and get your groove back.
It might sound silly, but in fact, I think it’s a good idea to think about the clothing that you will take with you when you travel. Personally, I give it a lot of thought, especially since I usually travel with just one shoulder bag to carry everything. This is whether I am going to Morocco, Turkey, Europe, Asia, or North America.
Entering the Challah in Rabat, Morocco I was nervous walking around this ancient Roman Necropolis. There was an eerie sense of something else being there. It was enough to make me believe in the stories of djinn as I entered the Chellah…
The Sidi Ali Mouassim in Sidi Ali ben Hamadouch is a gnawa Morocco annual tradition that I am very pleased to be on my way to.
Ifrane, Morocco 19 DEC 2012 I work too much. You wouldn’t believe how much time I put into Vagobond with social media, site research, article writing, editing, finding and working with writers, handling guest posts, and searching for advertising revenue. I’m not…
Don’t read anything about the country of place you are going to. That way you won’t understand the culture, the traditions, the history, the climate, or anything else. You will be able to have a completely one dimensional experience.
One thing they didn’t call black people in North Africa was niggers, but upon coming to Turkey, I was incredibly surprised to find that Turkish people (like Germans and Spanish) commonly refer to black people as niggers. This, to me, is shocking and offensive but of course upon asking, it turns out that it is simply referring to black people by a term they know and not using a totally offensive hate filled word. Still, I’m telling my students that a better term is black.
Let’s talk about smartphones. I just got one and following is my review. What smartphone do you use? Is it better or worse? What features do you love? What features could you do without?