Wandering through countries, regions and cultures, documenting life from many different angles…
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- Thank you for reading my blog “WANDERING-CAMERA”. I intend to post a new episode on the 1st and 15th days of each month.
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Author Archives: YASUKO
Shiraz > Persepolis > Shiraz This morning I noticed that the fabric of my pillow was covered with images of the Disney character Mickey Mouse. In this trip I have seen images of American cartoon characters in many places. Perhaps … Continue reading
Yazd > Pasargadae > Shiraz The road west from Yazd to Shiraz follows the route taken by Marco Polo. That fact made me feel excited to be retracing part of the ancient Silk Road. By the side of the highway … Continue reading
Yazd > Taft > Yazd Yazd was a major stop on the international caravan routes to Central Asia and India. Its architecture is perhaps the most traditionally Persian that we saw. The ventilation systems called wind towers originated in Yazd. … Continue reading
Kerman > Yazd In the morning we visited the local bazaar in Kerman. A book binding shop in the covered bazaar attracted me. It was a beautiful shop filled with intricate leather and cloth book covers. Two gentlemen said hello … Continue reading