25/Jun/2019
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
island
EUROPE
Minorca: the island of the slow life and serenity

Minorca: the island of the slow life and serenity

When we make love, when we tell our children stories… We catch the hurry virus.” That is how Carl Honoré explained it in his book, In Praise of Slow. In the face of anxiety, the author suggests we…
EUROPE
Cíes Islands, the best kept secret in Galicia

Cíes Islands, the best kept secret in Galicia

How many people fit in this paradise? Precisely 2,200. That is the number of people allowed in each day, to visit the Cíes, an archipelago made up of three islands, “of the gods”,…
EUROPE
Sealand, the surreal country of 550 square metres

Sealand, the surreal country of 550 square metres

  SEALAND The Principality of Sealand has sat off the British coast for over 50 years. Though it is largely unrecognized throughout the world, it claims to be the smallest country in the…
ASIA
Indonesia's incredible new island retreat

Indonesia's incredible new island retreat

There's a tiny clutch of islands adrift between Malaysia and Borneo which had hitherto gone unnoticed. Now a sensational new private-island retreat, Bawah Island, is putting the…