建前 (Tatemae)

  ( Click any picture to enlarge and scroll)                                              The concept “tatemae” (建前, "built in front"), describes the behavior and opinions  a person  displays in public. In contrast with this, the word “hon'ne”(本音, …

Inari

    Inari Lake, Finnish Lapland. Inari lake is the sacred lake of Sami people. I enjoyed the starry night in such an special place with Javi, who had never seen an aurora before. Despite the next morning we had to start a seven days trekking with snow rackets along the frozen river Lemmenjoki , …

Under Ice

Location: Crytal Cave, Vatnajokull glacier, Iceland. Iceland never stops amazing you. Better you come here without expectations. Well, you can tell so to everything in life. But especially about Icleland. This is a place plenty of wonders and if you focus in just one, you'll miss other great ones.That was about to happen to me with …

Forward

  Wherever is the right way, I'm sure it has to be forward... Donde quiera que sea el camino, seguro que queda hacia adelante.     Pic taken in Abisko national park, Swedish Lapland. Foto tomada en el Parque Nacional Abisko, Laponia sueca.

Cold and calm

Ésta es la foto con la que participo en la iniciativa de "Revelarte" para recaudar fondos de ayuda a los refugiados de guerra. Near Tromso, Norway.  

Kungsleden

  I met 9 travelers and 4 guides in the first “Kungsleden trail winter Expedition” of “Tierras Polares” adventure travel agency. It was a 110 Km hiking in 7 days through swedish Lapland. We enjoyed the beauty of the mountains snowed, the cold of the Lapland wind, the magic lights of the northern nights and …

The peddler

This train, running from Fianarantsoa to Manakara, is the only one at week that visits a lot of isolated villages in the middle of the forest. People of the villages gather at the train station waiting for hours till the train (with erratic timetables) arrives. It’s a chance to make some business. Andrambova, Madagascar Éste …