Japan is known for its sushi and geisha but is also a world leader in preparing for tectonic disasters. Earthquake proof buildings and public evacuation signs help comfort residents. However locals can consider a variety of additional methods to ensure they survive Japan’s next tectonic event.Read More Sashimi and tsunami: Japan’s preparation for tectonic disasters
Nothing shouts holiday than a tranquil waterfall as the background for your sun-kissed shots. However, tourists trampling over the paths cause
footfall erosion and damage to plants. Vintgar Gorge has managed to solve this problem.
Summer road trips are for blasting out tunes from your car and praying that your Croatian sat-nav is taking you in the correct direction (surprising how frequently that is not the case). When seeing Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Montenegro, experiencing a forest fire was not on the holiday bucket list. Whilst driving from Bosnia […]Read More Burn baby burn: Balkan Forest Fires
This week saw the UK battling with weather enviable by Siberia. Thousands of schools were closed, crashes killed many and social media was inundated with snowy snaps. Check it out here to find out why?Read More Snow days and delays: The Beast From The East
Whilst trekking along the Montenegro coastline, I stumbled across some cliffs that were tilted into the sea, looking dangerously unbalanced. These were cliffs with landward dipping bedding planes and are actually very resistant to erosion. Read on to find out why.Read More Lopsided Cliffs that Reduce Coastal Erosion