The May edition of Perceptive Travel has just been published, so you might want to grab a cup of coffee, settle in, and check out the travel stories on offer this month.
Regular contributor Amy Rosen takes us on a trip along the frozen coast of Norway in her article A Technicolor Dream Cruise. I’m not much of a fan of ice, snow, or cold weather but Amy really got me convinced that this would be a great place to explore. Of course, I’d have to take lots of layers, otherwise I’d probably be too cold to enjoy it.
Then it’s off to Italian Alps and a spot of cow fighting with Donald Strachen’s article Where the Queens Come to Fight. Hard to imagine, but it seems that fighting cows is a offbeat sporting passion in the Valle d’Aosta region. Happily, it’s not a fight to the death.
Beebe Bahram, in The Goddess Still Lives Here takes us to Northwestern Spain to visit places where there are still vestiges of it’s matriarchal past.
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