Peak Performance Beyond interviews Avedis Kalpaklian

Words Alia Fawaz Tell us about yourself. My name is Avedis Kalpaklian. I was Lebanese, from Armenian decent. I am a mountaineer, adventurer, and mountain guide....

Masters of the untamed … when art met light outdoors

Words Tamara Batshon From the beginning of human history, nature has played a vital role in inspiring our creative expression.  Nature’s breathtaking beauty and force...

Beyond magazine celebrates poetry through selected poems

'What does poetry do? What is its purpose? To me, poetry is essential because poems have literally changed the way in which I look...

KEEP CALM AND… DO SNOWGA!

Words Tamara Batshon Yoga’s immense popularity has spawned so many bizarre versions, ranging from karaoke yoga, laughter yoga, beer and yoga, and cats and yoga...

Palau’s mighty battle (With a little help from an Oscar winner)

Words Sanya Shahrasbi Imagine swimming with jellyfish, stingless and soft, or diving with thousands of fish, colorfully animated like a box of crayons, or touching...

list of blue flagged beaches around the world

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