The Faroe Islands: the fairytale land with no prisons and passenger fares 7/26/2016 • Beatrix Vangor
This remote country between Iceland and Norway is a dream of every keen traveler. Let's find out more about the life on the amazing Faroe Islands.
3 miles (5 kilometers) is the farthest distance from the ocean, wherever on the islands you are.
The nature of the islands is characterized by the lack of trees, that’s why the only trees found there have been imported from Alaska and Tierra del Fuego.
The islands are well-known as the land of fish. Fish products account for more than 95% of the islands’ export volume
Want to take a step from your job, everyday duties and… traffic lights? This is a perfect place for you. There are only 3 traffic lights on the Faroe Islands, and all of them are located close to each other.
All the public buses in Torshavn, the capital of the country, are free!
There are 0 prisoners on the Faroe Islands! All the convicted criminals serve their sentences in Denmark.
Approximately 50 thousand people live on the Faroe Islands, but they represent more than 70 nationalities! The national language of the country is Faroese.
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Have you ever visited the Faroe Islands? Or would you like to? What do you think of these amazing landscapes? We are waiting for your response!
Fantastical caves full of magical atmosphere 12/28/2016 • shari
There are so many beautiful places on Earth that have been forming for millions of years but found by people not that long ago. Caves are one of them and they are fantastic. Each of them has its unique little world full of magic...You need to see this!
Roman Fedortsov works on a trawler and publishes photos of the most unusual fish his fishing net catches on Twitter! Roman has an impressive collection that consists of rather different fish from all over the world.
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This collection consists of photos that capture the biggest moments in history. To celebrate the outgoing year and remember all good and bad things it brought us, see the most powerful pictures of 2016.
Unbelievable: snow falls in Sahara for the first time in almost 40 years 12/30/2016 • Johnny Crepaul
Sahara covered with snow is fantastic and there's nothing more to say. You just need to see this!