They discover 4,700 mounds built by the first settlers of the Amazon

Jorge’s JudithFOLLOW Madrid Updated:04/08/2020 18: 05h save Where we pass, we leave our mark, we change the landscape. Even what we consider a pristine paradise, the Amazon forests, not yet tainted by economic interests, have already been transformed by the first humans who inhabited them 10,000 years ago. And in a formidable way, as suggested […]

The Corona time bomb is ticking in the Greek migrant camps

Athens The northeast wind drove dark clouds on Friday from the Turkish coast over the island of Lesbos. Showers fell. As always, when it rains, the trails in the Moria refugee camp turned into mud deserts. The water flushes the garbage down into the valley, seeps into the tents, soaks blankets and mattresses. “We have […]

Greeks flee from Corona to the islands

Athens There is not much going on in spring, on the small Greek island of Symi in the eastern Aegean. At this time of year, the 2500 residents are usually among themselves. Most shops and pensions are closed, the narrow streets deserted. But now more visitors come than usual with the ferry that connects Symi […]

Islands near Venice: holidaymakers swarm, the inhabitants flee

Domenico Rossi lives on the picturesque island of Burano in the northern lagoon of Venice. The captivating charm of this place is deeply rooted in fishing – from the colorful fishermen’s houses to the traditional butter biscuits as provisions for the fishermen to the fine lace embroidery of their women. Rossi himself is a crab […]

Faroe Islands: “Why a raincoat? He has a car! “

The Faroe Islands BThe Faroe Islands are 18 islands in the North Atlantic between the British Isles and Iceland. They originated from volcanoes that have long since gone out. The Faroe Islands are part of the Danish crown, but have been autonomous since 1948, largely independent and – unlike the Danish mainland – not part […]