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On the island

While often called “island of flowers”, Madeira is also a place where you will find yourself just one step away from the abyss, on narrow paths leading through the woods right into the clouds: so very high its mountains and so very deep its valleys. More than once I had to brace myself not to …

Lost places – Abandoned Russian prison Patarei, Tallinn

The abandoned Patarei Prison can be found on the outskirts of Tallinn’s Old Town. It dates to Tsar Nicholas l, completed in 1840, and was intended to help defend the Estonian city. The Soviets used it as a high security facility from 1920 onwards. You can sill see the execution room and many left behinds …

London calling

  “London calling to the imitation zone Forget it, brother, you can go it alone London calling to the zombies of death Quit holding out, and draw another breath London calling, and I don’t wanna shout But while we were talking, I saw you nodding out London calling, see we ain’t got no high Except …