Ukraine, 9.28 am
At the entrance to the Skole Beskids National Nature Park in Transcarpathia Archangel Michael welcomes visitors from a monument made of exposed concrete. At his feet two men blow their trembitas, the extremely loud, traditional wooden alphorns popular among the local ethnic Hutsul community.
Argentina, 12.37 pm
The subway, or “Subte” for short, has traveled around under the vast metropolis for almost 110 years now, making it the oldest in the entire southern hemisphere. Frequently expanded since the 1930s, the network now covers about 54 kilometers.
Denmark, 4.01 pm
The ocean basin at the Blå Planet or blue planet aquarium has a capacity of four million liters. Sharks, rays and lots of other marine inhabitants can be studied close up through a 45-centimeter-thick pane of glass measuring 128 square meters in area.