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  • The Jews of Tarnow

    Oct 10, 2017

    Poland – There is little left of the rich Jewish history of Tarnow after the Second World War. Yet Tarnow is the city where a remarkable love story begins. Between a Jewish woman and a Catholic man. Imprisoned in Auschwitz, they manage to escape together. They lose each other and find each other once again almost 40 years later.

  • Iceland blues

    Oct 10, 2017

    Langanes – The light just will not go away. An obstinate band of white above the mountain Hleiðólfsfjall keeps the night at a distance. Forty kilometres away, it casts a pale glimmer over Langanes, a peninsula shaped like a duck eagerly looking out over the sea. As if the creature, like me, wants to escape the light.

  • The 10 most misogynistic countries

    Oct 10, 2017

    World – That girls have fewer opportunities than boys, we have noticed during our travels. Being women, the bad situation of girls, concerns us. Based on various reports we made a list of the worst countries to grow up as a girl.

  • North-east Iceland in the picture

    Aug 29, 2017

    Northeast Iceland – They cherish desolation, even seek solitude or never leave the quiet bay where they were once born. It is not that they do not like people or want to turn their back onto the world, it’s just that they prosper in tranquility and silence. Nevertheless life can be harsh when shops, schools and fish factories are closing down. Part 2 of a series of portraits of islanders and their surroundings. This time, Northeast Iceland in the picture.

  • Antwerp, 7 things to know before you go

    Aug 29, 2017

    Antwerp – Antwerp is a special city. Every time you get here, it seems to have changed. Possibly because of the many pop-ups, new stories and wonderful meetings. But Antwerp also has places with a permanent nature such as the Jain temple, the chocolate palace and the ever so sad story of Nello and Patrache.