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International Peasant Foods

In Amazonia, Travel, Argentina, Bolivia, Food, Canada, South Africa, Mexico, Peru, USA by tony3 Comments

Featured Image: Poor Indian Girls by Train, Altiplano Peru 1974 Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony,  30 March 2020  International Peasant Foods The idea for a restaurant called International Peasant Foods began in Winnipeg. The background is outlined in the previous article Winnipeg as the Center of the Food Universe in 1973. The article explains why only once in a lifetime …

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Morocco Accommodation

In Travel, Morocco by tony3 Comments

Morocco featured image: Modern Table, Fes Tile Factory    Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony,  17 March 2017 Morocco Accommodation Variety AirBNB & Other, October 2016 Introduction In planning our trip we used personal recommendations from friends who had been to Morocco twice and an acquaintance we stayed with in far Western NSW who all loved Morocco, and also from some well travelled …

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Large dams 2: Aswan High Dam

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Featured photo: Satellite image: Insightdigital & Google, Aswan High Dam 2009    Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony,  21 September 2015    Case study: The Aswan High Dam and the Nile in Egypt    Introduction This is the second of three articles on large dams the others are Large Dams 1: An Introduction and Large Dams 3: Oustees India. The Murray-Darling Basin Catastrophe describes …

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Postcard from Dubai

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Featured Image: Looking down from the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony, 16 October 2012 (Other Postcards are from: Dubai, Vienna, Rock of Cashel, Lake Tabourie, Tongariro Crossing, Tupare Garden.) Trip: Italy and Sicily, October to December 2012.    Dubai was a surprise. I had expected Bob Marley and the Rastafarians’ Babylon with endless opportunity for cynical comment and mock …