The Return

The grass is always greener somewhere else. The moment I arrive in the Netherlands – and note, the Dutch experience starts in the plane overloaded with Dutch tourists who are grumpy about the minor delay – the fast pace and impatience strikes me. As I slowly walk to the train station people overtake me on … More The Return

Plants’ parents

The short-term volunteers help with the reforestation activities at the Ecological Park of Funchal on the 4th of February 2017. Emanuel’s eyes sparkle when he tells me about plants. He has been planting endemic and indigenous species at the ecological park since 1996 and especially since the 2010/2016 wildfires this task is crucial for the … More Plants’ parents