Category: Time Twins

Update

Since the start of the project a little over 4 years ago Richard, Stuart, Geoff and Simon have travelled across the world, visited small remote towns, big cities, been made welcome at weddings and funerals, visited a major trying to rebuild a town hit by an earthquake, joined in celebrations, driven across the Australian outback […]

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May, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Meeting Time Twin #33 Chan Huan Wei

Chan and I, Kuala Lumpur. Photograph: Stuart Scott/Culturpology

Yesterday morning, I took the Kuala Lumpur monorail from near the hotel in Butik Bintang to KLCC, where I met Chinese-Malay teacher, businessman and Time Twin Chan Huan Wei. Suria KLCC is one of almost 30 gleaming air-conditioned malls within the shopping paradise that is Kuala Lumpur. Of all KL’s shopping complexes, though, Suria KLCC has the most […]

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May, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Meeting Time Twin #32 Peyman

Peyman and I, Kuala Lumpur. Photograph: Stuart Scott/Culturpology

Back in 2012, when I started searching online for people born on 1 December 1974, one of the first people I discovered was an Iranian born musician called Peyman, who had left his homeland and was now living in Kuala Lumpur. Even reading his short online biography, his life sounded fascinating and it has been […]

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April, Makassar, Sulawesi Selatan, Indonesia, Meeting Time Twin #30 Hiyar

Hiyar and I

After a week exploring Sulewesi Selatan, today provided the highlight of my trip to this incredible, diverse island.  In my last day in Makassar, the bustling, dynamic capital city of the province, I was honoured to spend the afternoon with local Time Twin, civil engineer and politician Hiyar. Over lunch at the wonderful Lea Lea […]

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March, Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia, Meeting Time Twin #29 Erin

Erin and I, Surfers Paradise. Photograph: Stuart Scott/Culturpology

Back on Thursday evening I sat in my room at the Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise watching an article about the project by Courtney Pattinson on Nine News Gold Coast.  The article finished with a comment I made about there seeming to be a disproportionately high number of Time Twins I have met who have a fear / apprehension […]

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March, Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise, Meeting Time Twin #28 Brian

Brian and I, Surfers Paradise. Photograph: Stuart Scott/Culturpology

Today was the third day in Surfers Paradise in Gold Coast City.  The brilliant blue skies and the pristine beach seem never ending and there is a real vibrancy about the place: not at all the ‘Ibiza of Australia’ that some elements of the media portray it. This afternoon was the highlight of the time […]

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