Orienteering is a sport that’s officially over all seven continents of the world. China is one of the countries outside Europe where orienteering is a major sport. And the first dedicated orienteering museum in the world* is now in Conghua, Guangzhou, China. Orienteering history comes alive in the Orienteering Museum The museum opened on 28 […]
Sakurajima is one of the most active volcanoes in Japan. What’s most terrifying is that it’s only 10km from downtown Kagoshima, a city of around 600 000 people. The worst eruption of the volcano in modern history happened in 1914 when 58 people died. After 1955, the volcano became much more active; eruptions are frequent […]
What’s this photo of Sweden doing here? Isn’t this website called ORIEN.ASIA? Hint: this isn’t in Sweden and this really is in Asia. Find out where it is and explore it virtually at https://swedenmarker.com/2020/12/23/advent-calendar-2020-23-sweden-hills/. Original photo: Gaudi9223, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons. Link to photo in above-linked web page. Följ och gilla oss!