Europe

La Palma after the forest fires

October 31, 2016 Jack 1

The news was devastating. La Palma was on fire. Images on social media showed a wall of flames lighting up the night sky. It looked like the whole island was burning. […]

As we walked out

As We Walked out to the Paul Valley in Santo Antao

March 31, 2016 Jack 0

Below us, way below us, is a deep, wide scar in the earth. Running through its centre is a lime green fertile strip, a veritable oasis of agricultural activity which separates walls of hard, jagged peaks. The line of the Ribeira do Paul. […]

Asia

The Trouble With Vertigo

January 27, 2016 Andy 0

I can say when a path has an exposed ridge or falls away steeply but that doesn’t necessarily make it vertiginous because this is an affliction that takes many forms… […]