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Archive for September, 2009

Milán Radisics - Madeira, Portugal

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 6 Comments »

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Madeira came as a huge surprise. Of course, a positive one. We expected the island to look the same asGran Canaria and Tenerife, but no. There are similarities, but this island is very unique. On the small 50 km long ...

Mark Hamblin - Oostvaardersplassen, The Netherlands

Sunday, September 27th, 2009 Posted in Uncategorized, Western Europe | 9 Comments »

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After two days at home to recharge my batteries following my trip to Lithuania, I set off for my mission to Oostvaardersplassen, an area of land reclaimed from the sea in 1968, that lies 50km to the north of Amsterdam. Originally ...

Edwin Giesbers - Liechtenstein II

Thursday, September 24th, 2009 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 6 Comments »

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After 2 weeks of photography in the mountains of Liechtenstein the Wild Wonders mission is unfortunately over. Never before I have been in an Alpine area and I can conclude that I really have fallen in love with Liechtenstein. Great ...

Anders Geidemark - Albania II

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

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In the South, just outside the lovely coast-city Saranda, there is a ”must-visit”: The ancient city of Butrint. The oldest ruins date back to 800 B.C. and to make a walk in these excavations is a great historical experience. Now, ...

Anders Geidemark - Albania I

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

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I didn’t know much about Albania when I left Sweden in my camping bus in the beginning of June. Now – 7.869 kilometres and 34 days later - I feel excited, inspired, happily exhausted, and filled with impressions and memories ...

Frank Krahmer - Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Italy

Friday, September 18th, 2009 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

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My second mission led me to the world famous Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the Sexten Dolomites. My trip was scheduled for for the time around the longest days of the year at the end of june, because only then ...

Manuel Presti - Danube Delta, Romania IV

Thursday, September 17th, 2009 Posted in Eastern Europe, Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

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One evening after dinner, in our comfortable floating hotel, we were studying the map of Danube Delta to decide how to continue with our strategy for finding big groups of White Pelican. One thing I learnt, even if the linear ...

Manuel Presti - Danube Delta, Romania III

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009 Posted in Eastern Europe, Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

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After several days, my morning procedure has become routine: alarm at 4:15am, 10 min needed to realize who I am, what I’m doing and …why I’m doing it. After that, Iliuta preparing coffee for us, a silent breakfast in the ...

Ole Jørgen Liodden - Svalbard, Norway III

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

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My second and last WWE mission took me again to the high Arctic – Svalbard, now in summer time. I really love this place and on this assignment I was joining a special photo expedition arranged by Naturfokus. Day 1 – ...

Orsolya Haarberg - Stockholm Archipelago, Sweden

Monday, September 14th, 2009 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 13 Comments »

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The Stockholm Archipelago is the garden of Stockholm. Driving east from the capital of Sweden, you can either use a ferry to reach these large densely populated islands, or take a boat to approach the scarcely inhabited small skerries. Beyond ...