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Introducing the site for transport and infrastructure in Asia

April 24 · Issue #157 · View online
Nomadic Notes
A weekly newsletter of great travel reads and news by James Clark from Nomadic Notes.

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The Living In Asia Newsletter – News on transport and infrastructure in Asia
This is my other site I have been working on while in lockdown.
Assorted Travel Reads
The East–West Economic Corridor Railway from Myanmar to Vietnam
Plenty of whiskey, few backpackers: The wild story behind Lonely Planet's first Thailand guidebook
‘The new cool’: Adopting street dogs is gaining popularity in India
The Parts of the Cruise Ship You Don't Get to See: What Do the Crew Quarters Look Like?
Coronavirus Travel: What Happens to Planes Grounded by Covid-19
The Boeing 2707 - America's Failed Answer To The Concorde
Hutt River Province celebrates its 50th anniversary as Western Australia's micronation
The abandoned city of Ani was once the 'City of 1,001 Churches'
Stunning images show empty Boracay under COVID-19 lockdown
England to Debut World’s Longest Coastal Path by Middle of Next Year
Ise-ji: Walk With Me
An excellent resource for a pilgrimage walk in Japan.
As Seen on Instagram
Our women pilots are electrifying Kartini's Day with #PassTheHatChallenge to show that every woman's role is important. Hats off to all…”
Kartini’s Day is Indonesia’s Womens Day, and Garuda Indonesia put together this fun post on Instagram featuring the women pilots of Garuda.
As Seen on Twitter
If you’ve been on social media lately (and who hasn’t) you might have seen the dancing pallbearers meme going around. This is its origin. In my travels I have been invited to random weddings and funerals, so I wouldn’t pass up an invite to a spectacle like this.
(If you click through you will see some of the memes in the replies.)
BBC News Africa
The now TikTok famous dancing pallbearers from Ghana ⚰️
@nomadicnotes on Instagram
Celebrating the easing of lockdown restrictions in Vietnam with ramen!
Celebrating the easing of lockdown restrictions in Vietnam with ramen!
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