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Taking a motorail train

Taking a motorail train

It’s 6:40 in the evening. The old lady is removing the blinds that were protecting her apartment from the scorching sun. A force of habit, probably: s ...
Bee-eaters from Male Srakane

Bee-eaters from Male Srakane

This time around in The Hive, we won’t be talking about beekeepers: instead, we’ll concentrate on bee-eaters. You're definitely all familiar with the ...
My home in Fiji

My home in Fiji

“Never book anything in advance!” That’s the advice I got from a young Danish traveller I met in a hostel in Surfers Paradise, Australia at the be ...
Photographing high technology...

Photographing high technology...

If we think about it and ask ourselves what defines human history, the first answer would probably be wars, conquests, and different civilisations and ...
Memories of the North

Memories of the North

For me, an ideal vacation is spending time surrounded by nature. Even though we’re in the middle of summer, the seaside just doesn’t do it for me. Unl ...
Discovering a new world

Discovering a new world

While travelling through Western Europe this year, my wife and I visited Seville, Spain, and Lisbon, Portugal, among other destinations. These two cit ...
Taming the Jungle in Meghalaya

Taming the Jungle in Meghalaya

If you catch a train heading north from Calcutta, passing through the narrow isthmus that connects the large bulk of India with its reclusive north-ea ...
In the school of taking it slow

In the school of taking it slow

Sometimes I feel like some animals can tell me much more than certain people. Well, actually, I often feel like that. Of course, I don’t discuss metap ...
Is trashbonding one of the ways to save the environment?

Is trashbonding one of the ways to save the environment?

At the beginning of this year, research carried out in 26 countries showed that climate change is the biggest global threat of modern times. Forg ...