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Welcome to my personal travel journal! If you don't know me, that's OK! I hope you'll enjoy reading about some of my adventures and misadventures, and hopefully learn something new about a corner of the world.

Recent updates:
2015-10-06: Day 8 of Niue in 2011.
2015-10-05: Day 7 of Niue in 2011.
2015-09-29: Day 6 of Niue in 2011.

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Friday, May 27, 2011

27 May 2011:

A view up at one of the 10 "cases" or "pavilions" of the centre. The design by Renzo Piano is inspired by traditional Kanak ideas of impermanence and blending into the landscape, and incorporates traditional materials. Dominique interpreted the shape of the centre as a grove of tall trees from a distance.

Rough notes:
http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2011/05/2011-nz-to-sf-day-14.html