Juha Uitto Travel Articles

 
From Abu Dhabi to Dubai and Back
From Abu Dhabi to Dubai and Back It would be a mistake to judge Dubai by European standards. But surely this was the only place in the world where you could lie on the beach and ski down the slopes within half a day.
Saturday Night in the Capital of the Turks – Ankara, Turkey
Saturday Night in the Capital of the Turks – Ankara, Turkey From the very first chords the music grabbed my attention. With just two Spanish guitars and percussion the young men established their presence with a clear and strong sound firmly anchored in the tradition of their Ottoman homeland.
Ghost Lights in the Mangroves – Kampung Kuantan, Kuala Selangor, Malaysia
Ghost Lights in the Mangroves – Kampung Kuantan, Kuala Selangor, Malaysia home_jun06_ghostlights.jpgAll cond
Manila Music – Paosig, Metro Manila, Philippines
Juha Uitto speculates on why the Filipinos are possibly the most musically talented people on the planet.
Clouds hanging low on Volcán Barú – Chiriqui, Panama
Juha Uitto's deepest wish was that the expansion of tourism that was needed for enhancing people's livelihoods would be achieved without sacrificing the natural and cultural richness of this beautiful
Back to Kunming – Yunnan, China
China just is immensely densely populated and there is hardly any place that has not been altered by acts of humans.
Pleasures of Chinese Air Transport – Kunming, Yunnan, China
Juha Uitto navigates the chaos of air travel in China.
Sakura-no-Yu – Mizusawa, Iwate, Japan
Juha Uitto enters an onsen, where he hot mineral water that smelled like sulphur would melting the knots in strained muscles.