browser icon
You are using an insecure version of your web browser. Please update your browser!
Using an outdated browser makes your computer unsafe. For a safer, faster, more enjoyable user experience, please update your browser today or try a newer browser.

Tagged With: Weather

TRAVEL The Crypt Of The Moving Corpses …

YES, I KNOW, YOU HAVE SEEN AND HEARD EVERYTHING about the collection of thousands of dried corpses beneath the Capuchine Monastery in Palermo (Sicily). I tell you, you haven’t! This pervert touristic highlight is so popular that – secretly – it gets replenishments from time to time. The crypt now is home to roughly 8000 … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: Moments You Never Forget | Schlagwörter: , , , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für TRAVEL The Crypt Of The Moving Corpses …

WETHER I Got A Strange Message … (13)

That’s a small French island (diameter: 50 to 70 km or ca. 35 miles) in the Indian Ocean, 500 miles (or 800 km) east of Madagascar. Despite its size, La Reunion is remarkable: It has the Piton de la Fournaises, one of the most active vulcanoes, a recent prime minister of France (Raymond Barre) and … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: I Got A Strange Message | Schlagwörter: , | Kommentare deaktiviert für WETHER I Got A Strange Message … (13)

MOUNTAINS Lost & Found … (No. 2)

If you had asked Lawrence of Arabia if there can be a snow covered peak on the Arabian Peninsula, he would have said: „Not really!“ But even the Prophet Mohammed, on his extensive wanderings, could have seen snow. Because there is a mountain in Oman, it’s Arabia‘s highest with roughly 9000 ft., on which falls … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: Lost & Found | Schlagwörter: , | Kommentare deaktiviert für MOUNTAINS Lost & Found … (No. 2)

CLIMATE Lost & Found … (No. 19)

I tell you, it’s so cold, even Long Dong Silver couldn’t exibit any length! In the hot summer of 2006, when central Europe thought the climate change had come (suffering 100 and more degrees F or 40 degrees C), up at the tiny Funtensee it was 31 degrees F (-0,5 C). But just 100 yards … Weiterlesen »

Kategorien: Lost & Found | Schlagwörter: , , | Kommentare deaktiviert für CLIMATE Lost & Found … (No. 19)