Category: People & Culture

iceland-north-grenjaðarstaður-peathouses-church People & Culture

Northern Iceland 4x museum tips

1. Grenjaðarstaður, The Old Farm House Museum, Glaumbær There are only a few of these authentic nineteenth century peat houses left in Iceland. Visitors get …

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New Zealand in pictures: interview with passionate photographer Juergen Schacke

More than twenty-five years ago he celebrated his second honeymoon in New Zealand. The German photographer Juergen Schacke (1968) felt so overwhelmed by the beautiful …

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Frans Lanting, image translator with a critical eye

If anyone knows how to capture the beauty of the earth in all its facets, then Frans Lanting (1951) does. The famous photographer has been …

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myanmar-bagan-balloon-flight-sunset People & Culture

The resurrection of Myanmar

On almost every street corner a monk walks, a temple or pagoda appears and curious eyes stare at you. After years of oppression Myanmar finally …

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Photographer Hamid Sardar: “Dark Heavens shows lost connection between man and animal”.

Eight summers he went out with them. Over vast steppes and tundra’s, over rugged mountain scenery and through dense forests of Mongolia. Photographer, filmmaker and …

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