World Wide Writer

Photo essay: Travel Literature

by Keyvan Tabari
The use of travel writing to inform the audience at home about the world abroad is not new. The History by Herodotus offers an ancient example. Written some 2,500 years ago, this was history based on what the author personally saw and heard as he traveled throughout his world (which was essentially the region around the Mediterranean), as well as what he had read. Herodotus is noteworthy for two other reasons. He was a storyteller whose narrative was not limited only to military and political happenings >>> more

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Esfand Aashena

Nice pictures! complicated!

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You've covered a lot and the pictures you've took of placed and people are very nice, I liked the Vietnamese tourists!  Mao's wintercoat looks very warm! wonder if they sell those in China like they sell poostin in Iran?

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IranJon Keyvan Thanx for

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Keyvan Thanx for your Photo postings I enjoyed it alot