Journal - Napló

Days 195-199. Lahore (Pakistan by train 2.)

Posted on May 14, 2010 at 6:35 PM Comments comments (1)

Days 195-199 Lahore

 

 

   Having reached the city of Lahore it still took a long time on the train to reach the station. The railroad tracks are followed by garbage on both sides, together with the tents of those, who live from or on it. A guard went through the compartment and wherever possible, he pulled down the shutters of the windows. When a stone hit one of the shutters close to us, it became clear, why.

   Throughout the world ther...

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Days 190-194. Quetta (Pakistan by train 1.)

Posted on April 23, 2010 at 6:40 AM Comments comments (1)

Days 190-191.


 

   We reached the border before noon. Up to that there were four of us on the train: a gentleman from Pakistan, a civilian guard with a machine gun, who was responsible for our security, and us two. On the Pakistani side of the border several others joined ”us”, seeing how packed the buses were.

   Among others, an older gentleman from Lahore, who personified all the knowledge and peace of the six dan taek-wond...

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