Petros: Mykonos’ Resident Pelican

As told, the story is that a caring Mykonos fisherman came upon the injured pelican in 1954 and decided to care for it until it regained its heath. Once healed, in a suprising turn, the pelican did not attempt to leave, but rather made the island its home. The locals began feeding the pelican and […]

Montreal’s Mont Royal: The Raccoons of Town

New York has its rats, Athens has its stray dogs and cats and Montreal is the unlikely urban home of a large population of raccoons. Although they can be seen dashing across alleyways and rummaging in the back street trash cans of various neighborhoods, their center base is Mont Royal, the city’s namesake hill. In […]