If it is ok from a medical and virological viewpoint, we should definitely take a vacation.
This year was exhausting and many of us are feeling worn out and have a latent sense of sadness. That said, am totally against the idea that everyone should travel in their home country - that's just more step into small-national-state thinking. If we can afford to, we should go to the countries which need solidarity. So pack your bags and head to Italy and Spain!
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During the lockdown we asked eight international authors to write a story together. Chapter 2. more
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an interview with Ben Okri
To travel you don’t have to walk, drive or fly says the author Ben Okri. Sometimes it is enough to just open a book. A conversation about fictional journeys. more
Short news from Japan. more