The joy of travel comes from a simple fact: when you go somewhere else things are different. The world is a collage. Or maybe a hologram – from understanding pieces of it we get some clues about the whole.
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Whereas most of the travellers reading this will have long lost their religion if they ever had one, religion is still the dominant social institution in much of the world and often has more to with the identity of a people than their beliefs.
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