The Short Breaks — Photo story

People from around the world taking their short breaks during work time, study or other activities

Dragan Tapshanov | Siem Reap, Cambodia 2013
Dragan Tapshanov | Siem Reap, Cambodia 2013

Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. — Louisa May Alcott

Dragan Tapshanov | Phnom Penh, Cambodia 2014
Dragan Tapshanov | Hanoi, Vietnam 2014
Dragan Tapshanov | Lombok Island, Indonesia 2016
Dragan Tapshanov | Lombok Island, Indonesia 2016
Dragan Tapshanov | Laos 2016
Dragan Tapshanov | Laos 2016

I didn’t like having to explain to them, so I just shut up, smoked a cigarette, and looked at the sea.― Albert Camus, The Stranger

Dragan Tapshanov | Image #1: Skopje, Macedonia 2019 — Image #2: Yazd, Iran 2017

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.”
John Lubbock, The Use Of Life

Dragan Tapshanov | Image #1: Paris, France 2018 — Image #2: Rome, Italy 2019

As important as it is to have a plan for doing work, it is perhaps more important to have a plan for rest, relaxation, self-care, and sleep.
Akiroq Brost

Dragan Tapshanov | Image #1: Paris, France 2018 — Image #2: Florence, Italy 2017
Dragan Tapshanov | Rome, Italy 2019

Socializing is more positive than being alone, that’s why meetings are so popular. People don’t like being alone. That would be, however, an important skill to learn…― Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Dragan Tapshanov | Skopje, Macedonia 2019

Forever amateur photographer & Airbnb host in Skopje, Macedonia

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