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Mauricio Ruiz is a writer and journalist who has lived in the US, Belgium, Mexico and Norway. His work has appeared in Words Without Borders, CatapultThe CommonThe RumpusElectric LiteratureJMWWRiver TeethLiteral Magazine, among others. He's been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize and Myriad Editions Competition in the UK, as well as the Fish Short Story Prize in Ireland. He has received fellowships from OMI writers (NY), Société des auteurs (Belgium), Jakob Sande (Norway), Can Serrat (Spain), and the Three Seas' Council (Rhodes). His second book, Silencios al sur, was published in early 2017, and his work has partially been translated into Dutch and French. Mauricio Ruiz can be followed on Twitter and Instagram.

16 December 2021

7 tips to help you sleep on your next flight

There are two types of travelers: those who can sleep on a plane and those who can’t. Noise, light, turbulence and temperature changes are not the […]
16 December 2021

World’s most unique restaurant concepts

A unique restaurant concept is essential to complement food quality and good customer service. An attractive and exclusive concept can exceed customers’ expectations, making them live […]
16 December 2021

UN confirms new Arctic temperature record of 38⁰C linked to climate change

A temperature of 38°C (100.4°F) in the Russian town of Verkhoyansk on 20 June 2020 has been recognized as a new Arctic temperature record by the […]
15 December 2021

Discover the world’s 15 most beloved university libraries

There’s something about books we can’t resist – especially the old ones. Even if you’re someone who doesn’t really like to read, you can’t deny the […]
15 December 2021

Help choose the wildlife photographer of the year

Each year, more than 50,000 photographs are submitted to enter the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Award at London’s Natural History Museum. The jury selects 100 […]
15 December 2021

How Covid-19 smashed air travel

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced on December that the new Omicron variant might soon outpace Delta. Though no deaths caused by Omicron have been reported […]
15 December 2021

World’s top 10 places to celebrate Christmas

You may not be able to move around easily this Christmas, but make sure to add these 10 places to your bucket list for 2021! 1. […]
14 December 2021

Keto is the most mentioned diet trend on social media in 2021

The Covid19 pandemic has resulted in a shift towards ‘healthy and nutritious’ eating habits and diet plans. People have started to follow diet plans, which mostly […]
14 December 2021

Sustainable tourism can offer mountain communities a path to prosperity and inclusion

Sustainable tourism plays a key role in boosting livelihoods, poverty alleviation, and environmental conservation in mountainous areas, according to a new report launched by the Food and Agriculture […]
14 December 2021

Omicron variant to soon outpace Delta, WHO has warned

The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that, based on limited preliminary data, the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus could outpace the Delta variant where […]
14 December 2021

10 Best Christmas Kitchen Gifts

Are you set for Christmas? All gifts readily packed under the Christmas tree? No?! Me neither. Let’s hope this article will save you and give you […]
13 December 2021

Top 10 most dangerous spots for selfies

Selfies are more dangerous than we often imagine. According to a study by the iO Foundation, one person dies every week from taking risky selfies. The […]
10 December 2021

Rescind travel bans urges IATA and WHO

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for governments to follow World Health Organization (WHO) advice and immediately rescind travel bans that were introduced in response […]
9 December 2021

These are the world’s most expensive cities in 2021

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has released this years Worldwide Cost of Living (WCOL) index revealing some surprising results. In 2021, Tel Aviv was the city […]
9 December 2021

5 Edible self-made Christmas gift ideas

I love making self-made gifts. Be it Christmas, birthdays, or any other occasion. When I was young, I made pottery, sculptures, self-made Christmas decorations, and drew […]
9 December 2021

10 books to buy as Christmas gifts this year

The Holiday Season is around the corner and the pace of our day-to-day responsibilities will hopefully start to slow down. We will have more time to […]
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