She just turned seven months when she boarded the plane that brought her to Dubai, and then to Manchester. It was the beginning of many happy travels.


Manchester’s Industrial Past (and Sustainable Future)

I set foot in this city in the autumn of 2010. That Britannic bohemian mood was palpable in the air and I can almost feel the metallic vibe of  its industrial revolution. And yet, the urban blight and pollution that characterized that era is no longer visible. What I saw is a city moving forward in a sustainable manner.