During the past few years, Leigh Woods, Project Manager at Youth Time International Movement has been pursuing his greatest passion in life – observing and photographing wild animals in their natural habitat. In this article, Leigh shares his experience with the legendary blue whale whilst journeying through the tropical island nation of Sri Lanka.

Podcasts have exploded in popularity in recent years, and do not show any signs of slowing down. They’re almost accessible anywhere, on any type of device, and unlike radio, you can download and save them to listen at any time you would like to. There are inspirational podcasts, podcasts for entertainment and podcasts for educational purposes.

Knowledge about the Faroese people and their islands is rare among continental Europeans. When news about them is broadcast in the media, it is usually related to the tradition of the whale and dolphin “grind” – or slaughter – that is controversial and leads to protests on the Continent. Keep on reading to get to know more about the Faroe Islands.

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