By Jonathan Look I was wakened from sleep by a blood-curdling scream. It wasn’t quite a human sound, but in that middle ground, between slumber and consciousness, I couldn’t be too sure. Streaky shafts of pale sunlight were streaming through glassless windows and cracks between the planks of the wall in the room where I […]
By Jessica Festa “The people of Kerala don’t like barren land. They like to make use of it,” explains Rattan, my Kalypso Adventures guide. “Most people here have at least two spices growing in their garden. They grow crops and decorate their yards with flowers.” We’re currently cycling from Kochi to Thattekkad, a 60-kilometer (37-mile) […]
This short film, shot by British filmmaker James W. Griffiths and cinematographer Christopher Moon, uncovers the raw beauty of West Malaysia. The music is by Lennert Busch, the sound design is by Mauricio d’Orey, and the voice of the famed Polish author Joseph Conrad’s words are spoken by Terry Burns.