Lifestyle

An alternative to chocolates
Lifestyle

An alternative to chocolates

Ah, “Valentines Day”… a day of romance, cards and candlelit dinners, but what about those of us who might prefer something a little less traditional? Nicole Black Lucky for those who find themselves single, bored with the customary Valentines day activities or maybe just curious to try something a bit […]

A green, faith-inspired weekend
Lifestyle Okology

A green, faith-inspired weekend

Nature and faith are, for many, the very core of existence. Humankind has always looked to both for sustenance, wisdom and inspiration. It is fitting, then, that both nature and faith should be celebrated by a festival full of music, food and good company, which is exactly what you will […]

Soroa, garden of orchids and surprises
Lifestyle Tourism

Soroa, garden of orchids and surprises

In Artemis, Cuba, and around the Cordillera de Guaniguanico range of hills, an orchid garden, the largest of its kind in Cuba, is flourishing again and regaining its glory after being battered by successive hurricanes. Both covered and open-air, local and exotic flowers greet visitors in cordial defiance of the […]

The silent death of the Himalayas
In Focus Lifestyle Okology

The silent death of the Himalayas

In Northern India, in Himachal Pradesh, the state where a part of this mountain range lies which also hugs the borders of China and Nepal, the present reality surprises pilgrims who arrive in search of the spirituality that has characterized this mountain chain, one of the most important in the […]

Nordic Walking
Health Lifestyle

Nordic Walking

Walking, a very healthy aerobic exercise and one of the most popular sports in the world, is very economic and has few deserters. Alberto Quirantes Hernández* And  Nordic walking is one version, and consists of walking with poles, inspired by the exercise used by skiers in the summer and practiced […]