The mid-day ride from the airport is long, Moscow’s infamous traffic jams trapping us in a spiral crawl towards the center. The small taxi carries me and Carlos, Dan, our enthusiastic local guide, the portly driver, almost toothless, looking a decade older than his likely middle age and as much luggage as our flight from… Read More welcome to moscow
My dad sent me this wonderful picture of Lagos, his hometown, in the year of his birth. Friday, October 1, 2010 marked the 50th anniversary of Nigeria’s independence from British rule. Remember?
‘by 1970, the influence of the automobile on night-time lighting was felt in its entirety…. Cities were lit primarily to facilitate the movement of motor vehicles.’ —J.A. Jackle, City Lights: Illuminating the American Night