In: Schengen Beyond Europe

Jurmala’s ghosts and the Haunted Houses of Schengen
October 31, 2013

Halloween. The time when the undead come to town. And when boarded up haunted houses start making eerie sounds and come…

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The place to be: Schengen and Europe’s new grand tour
September 30, 2013

The way  ‘Schengen’ has captured the popular imagination around the world does not finish surprising me.   After all, not that…

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What’s on the menu? Schengen as geo-culinary topos
July 31, 2013

Since last May, Russia has its own ‘Schengen’. It’s a place where you can go for pleasure or business. It’s a…

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Saying ‘non’ to Schengen: or how a visa refusal can challenge the system
June 29, 2013

“Non, merci”. These simple words have caused a stir, embarrassing France and Europe as a whole in the process. What I…

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