As technology continues to advance and expand its reach, it has become almost impossible for people to live genuinely isolated lives — unless you’re part of the Sentinelese, a tribal community that resides on North Sentinel Island.
Author: Katerina Papathanasiou
Exploring Darvaza Gas Crater: The ‘Door to Hell’ in Turkmenistan
More than half a century ago, an audacious Soviet gas-drilling venture in Turkmenistan led to an incredible geological phenomenon: The Darvaza Gas Crater, commonly referred to as the “Door to Hell.” This eerie wonder is a sight to behold, leaving visitors spellbound and enamored by its fiery beauty.
Sigiriya, Sri Lanka: The Eighth Wonder of the World
Are you an adventurer at heart who’s always seeking the next thrill? It’s time to pack your bags and embark on a journey that will take you to new heights!
Unwind in Style at Calilo Hotel on Ios Island, Greece
Nestled amidst the sun-kissed rocks of Ios Island in Greece, lies the Calilo Hotel – a haven of tranquility that promises to transport weary travelers to a world of unparalleled luxury and serenity.
Palermo’s Capuchin Catacombs: Where the Living and Dead Converge
Are you brave enough for Italy’s most eerie attraction? Descend into the mysterious Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo for a thrilling adventure!
Slice of Water: A Conversation With Sophia Belkin
New York City’s Dinner Gallery is excited to present artist Sophia Belkin’s first solo exhibition with the gallery, titled “Slice of Water.” The exhibition is scheduled to run from March 9 to April 22, 2023, and an opening reception will take place on March 9 from 6 to 8 pm.
Panagia Kakaviotissa: Greece’s Open-Air Cave Church
Do you think all churches are stuffy and dull? Think again! You’ve got to check out the awe-inspiring Panagia Kakaviotissa – an open-air church that will leave you breathless! This hidden gem located on the Greek island of Lemnos is one of the most incredible Greek Orthodox churches you’ll ever lay eyes on.
Ukraine Marked Russian Invasion Anniversary With Banksy Stamp
To commemorate the first anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Postal Service (Ukrposhta) released a new stamp that features a mural created by the England-based artist Banksy.
nortehaus: An Intriguing Nordic-Japanese Hybrid
Have you ever wondered what you get when you combine Nordic and Japanese design influences? nortehaus — a high-end retreat, away, but not too far from the city — shows exactly what this looks like.
Art That Makes You Think: Maurizio Cattelan’s ‘Him’
Plenty of artists worldwide are known for their controversial creations. However, one artist often springs to mind when the subject of problematic art comes up: Maurizio Cattelan. Cattelan is the creator of “Him,” which has been described as one of the most “shocking and disquieting” post-war era works of art.