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Monthly Archives / February 2008

Is Beijing Ready for the Olympics?

February 26, 2008 | Knowledge and Experiences, Tourism, Uncategorized | by TofflerN

Global news media has widely discussed how well (or not) Beijing is preparing for the Olympics with regards to pollution control and infrastructure/superstructure development, but what about less widely publicized aspects of the preparation? Beijing doesn’t have the same problem Athens had, where its infrastructure and superstructure construction for the 2004 Olympics was so far […]

Tanzania

February 13, 2008 | Learning through Foreign Cultures, Tourism, Traveling, Uncategorized | by TofflerN

Nairobi, Kenya Getting off the plane in Nairobi (yes, I know, I’ll get to Tanzania in a bit) we were greeted with just perfect weather–Egypt and Jordan were too cold, Zanzibar was just a little too hot and humid, but the temperature in Nairobi was perfect. We had a very pleasant flight experience with Kenya […]