Notes from a Nomad

Remarkable People, Memorable Events and Fascinating Destinations from Around the World.


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16 – The House that Gio built – an Italian in the Orient – April 21 2013

IMG_6227If one of the subjects of this website is remarkable people it is fair to say that Juergen Lusuardi (Gio) qualifies and it is equally true that anyone who meets Gio will not quickly forget him – and especially when they discover how many others benefit from his energy and efforts. Continue reading


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14 – The Beauty Pageant – Bantayan Island – Jan 18 2013

IMG_3357 PToday is our last day on Bantayan Island after spending seven days here. The first three we enjoyed the beautiful white sand beach but on the last three the wind got up and we spent most of our time in the restaurant accessing Continue reading