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TRAVEL The Nice Advice … (No. 71)

I got a new message from my friend Andreas Bender, the last real Master of the Art of Travel. He wrote to me from the „Cedar Lounge“ in Beirut (Lebanon). „Tell your readers“, he emailed, „that now is the best time to visit Baalbek.“ Because with all the ugly shooting and bombarding around the corner in … Weiterlesen »

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CEMETERIES In Praise of … (No. 44)

It is, some say, the oldest cemetery for travelers in the world, founded in the 8th century  A. C. for pilgrims to Rome. The Campo Santo Teutonico its very small and crowded by tombstones and more a park than a field of graves. I call it an oasis in the shadow of St. Peter, often … Weiterlesen »

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