Cairo is a hell hole, but not the good kind that attracts demons and vampire slayers. It’s an actual hot spot of human misery that most people are trying to escape from.
Magic realism can be used to craft some very powerful stories, and Indonesia has many powerful stories to tell.
1919. Pachelbel’s Canon is published and Germany signs the Treaty of Versailles.
1916. The madness of the Great War continues unabated.