36 Hours in Berlin – The New York Times

English: The Fall of the Berlin Wall, 1989. Th...

English: The Fall of the Berlin Wall, 1989. The photo shows a part of a public photo documentation wall at Former Check Point Charlie, Berlin. The photo documentation is permanently placed in the public. Türkçe: Berlin Duvarı, 1989 sonbaharı (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is an outstanding travel article from the the NYT. Check it out!

via 36 Hours in Berlin – The New York Times.

As an advocate of ‘slow travel’, if you are not American, substitute about a week instead of 36 hours!

However, the article provides a bird-eye view of the tourist highlights.

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Interview: China acts as facilitator of global sustainable development – Xinhua | English.news.cn

This is an interesting read from Xinhua, one of China’s leading news agencies. Check it out!

via Interview: China acts as facilitator of global sustainable development – Xinhua | English.news.cn.

With worldwide pictures of a toxic chemical explosion in China, this news seems incongruous. But unlike Fortune 500 companies, China is playing a long-game. The former colonial countries had their time in Africa and left their respective legacies. Now it is China’s turn.

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