Adventure

Into the Wild: A Journey to Lapland

Into the Wild: A Journey to Lapland

[wide]   The far North of Europe, Lapland to be precise, is not just home to Father Christmas, but also to the indigenous Sami…

I Believe I Can Fly!

I Believe I Can Fly!

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The Medal Hunters

The Medal Hunters

As I was in the forest, I just saw a very weird spectacle! Guys chasing each other on cross-country skis, with a rifle on…

Long Live The Kings – Short Film Documentary

[wide][/wide] Directed by Clement Beauvais, “Long Live the Kings” is short documentary shot on super 16mm. It is relating the hopes and desires of…

In the Footsteps of Marco Polo

In the Footsteps of Marco Polo

« Insha’Allah we shall land at Islamabad international airport in twenty minutes… », the captain informs us. Looking out of the window we can…

Queen of the day

Queen of the day

The crowd holds its breath. We are in the Roman amphitheatre in Martigny, Switzerland to watch “Le Combat des Reines”. The queens in question are cows, all of the Hérens breed, dark in colour and powerfully built.

ROCK DANCERS

ROCK DANCERS

You are secured only by a 9 milimetres thick rope, hanging in the void on an overhanging cliff. Your hands start to sweat so…

Doors of Oman

Doors of Oman

“There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.” Aldous Huxley Imagine driving a 4×4 in…

He could disappear soon!

He could disappear soon!

One of the consequences of global warming is that the polar ice caps are melting. Melting to such an extent that they are now…

Breaking the ice

Breaking the ice

In summer ‘Trip in the Night’ is a waterfall. But by February ice has replaced the running water giving Stephane, a rough tough Swiss…

Frozen landscapes

Frozen landscapes

I have walked to the North Pole and climbed mountains all over the world, but nothing could prepare me for the biting cold and…

Powder and Pizza!

Powder and Pizza!

The last couple of days it had snowed so much on the Italian side of Mont-Blanc that I couldn’t find where I had parked…