The AdrÅ¡pach-Teplice Rocks were the grand finale (and my favorite part) of a fascinating, diverse excursion.
This increasingly popular holiday destination in Europe is a lot more than natural beauty. Just ask the Croats.
Besides being a humanitarian crisis, the current refugee situation also highlights limitations to press freedom in Europe.
During the last weeks European policymakers have been fighting with each other over the best way to respond to the current refugee crisis. However difficult the political negotiations are â€“ they are a mess; much worse than the Greek debacle, as far as integrity of EU institutions are concerned â€“ no refugee relocation and integration plan will be effective. The reason is that any European-only-plan ignores the source of the problem: The Syrian civil war.
A positive story involving a difficult situation aboard an airplane in Europe.