Entries from 'Odd situations'

Welcome to Ningbo, China – A vibrant city with business in mind

I have just arrived to Ningbo in China, located 200 km south of Shanghai, with a population of 7 600 000(2010). It’s a grey city with a vibrant business climate. On the 8 lane streets you can see new BMW 745, Audi S8, MB S-class. When you look on the sidewalk you can see old carriages, people…

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Living on hand-to-mouth basis

Today was the ground breaking event for the huge investment building the Konza-city. In another part of Nairobi it was just another day… As a part of this project i’m trying to understand what’s motivating people. When I see this kinds of environments, I realize why some people are willing to undertake immoral actions. The…

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Just went to have a coffee and saw this man in the building. Anyone who can recognize him?

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Recalculating route…

Today’s quote “You will not get the visa to China, you have to apply for it in India” at the chinese embassy in Nairobi. (I just got a good reason to travel across the whole country of India and back again within the next month)

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Do you have a bomb under your car?

Nairobi is a large and dangerous city. Since I came here I have seen security guards everywhere. At the entrence of every building you will find security guards searching you with metall detectors. At the entrence of parkingspaces you will be stopped and security guards will search your car and look with a mirror under…

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