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"There is nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come." - Victor Hugo.

"What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it, to tell the tale." Living to Tell the Tale - Gabriel García Márquez.

"They never taught wandering in any school I attended. ... they never taught the art of writing a book, either. It's all so mysterious."
"Wandering is an art in itself. Wandering and writing don't mix"
"Writing demands commitment and if one thing your wanderer is allergic to is that very quality of commitment, for once one is committed he runs that very risk of failure ..." Wanderer - Sterling Hayden.

"Photography enables you to grasp a place first time round. ... Photography is a means of exploration, it's a vital part of travel, almost as essential as a car or a plane. " - Wim Wenders.

"The worst prejudice we acquire during our youth is the idea that life is serious. Children have the right instincts: they know that life is not serious, and treat it as a game..." , Egon Friedell.

"How far you gonna go. Before you lose your way back home" - Tryin' To Throw Your Arms Around The World, Achtung Baby, U2.

"If you want to be a hero well just follow me." - Working Class Hero, John Lennon.

"When I think of all the things I have done, I know that it's only just begun." - I love you, Lou Reed.

"One does not escape the Sahara - the Sahara let's you go or not" - Touareg.

"Planet earth is blue and there`s nothing I can do" - This is Ground Control to Major Tom, David Bowie.

"Glory for the crazy people/in this stupid world" - Ahmed Fouad Negm. > journey > africa > guinea-bissau

Something's wrong in RGB.

Map of Guinea Bissau.

Colors of Bissau Guinean Highlights.

Pictures link to stories!

Birds on Arquipelago dos Bijagos. Islands. Guinea Bissau.
Tropical birds on Arquipelago dos Bijagos. Islands. Guinea Bissau, Apr2008.
Cashews, Fruit nuts, David, Guinea Bissau.
Cashews. Guinea Bissau, Apr2008.
Palm trees, Jemberem, Guinea Bissau.
palm trees, Jemberem. Guinea Bissau, Apr2008.
Marie Toure, Jemberem, Guinea Bissau.
Marie Toure, Jemberem. Guinea Bissau, Apr2008.

Arquipelago dos Bijagos and drugs.


All that's Portugese or at least Spanish: San Miguel, Mahou, Mahou Nergra, Super Bock, Cristal, Sagres, Sagres Preta. And it is called cerveja. RGB is the first country with a variety of beers, olive, oils and wines. All is imported.


Two African women in village in Guinea Bissau hold twins Daniel and David.
Twins, in the arms of Africa. > journey > africa > guinea-bissau

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