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Frederick is in South America. He has worked for AP, the BBC, CNN, The New York Times, the Guardian, Al Jazeera, VICE and others, recently reporting from Brazil, Uruguay and Antarctica.

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Sights of Sri Lanka

Sights of Sri Lanka

Snapshots of a three-week trip in September 2010.
In Sergiev Posad

In Sergiev Posad

A beautiful day in the Moscow region, May 2010.
Downhill with a Difference: Moscow’s Real Wacky Racers

Downhill with a Difference: Moscow’s Real Wacky Racers

An unclassified dispatch from the 2009 'Tazovy Downhill' annual bowl race, a colourful event organised by Muscovites to raise their dreary winter spirits.
Running for the exit

Running for the exit

Instant club, Budapest, 12/1/10
A Traveler’s Road to Enlightenment

A Traveler’s Road to Enlightenment

Hitching rides became a way of life for Jack Kerouac’s Beat Generation. Decades later, Anton Krotov is leading a movement of Russia’s globetrotting “free travelers.” With over 30 years of travel experience and 17 books under his belt, Anton Krotov doesn’t lack in tales from the road. “One of my favorite stories comes from a...
Got couch?

Got couch?

Moscow. Tuesday night. Tiki Bar. A large group of people talking and mingling: nomads, students, businessfolk and a few token randomers who don’t really know where they are. Nothing unusual about that – unless you remember many of them had never met in person, but convened online via www.couchsurfing.com. What is it? CouchSurfing was set...
A Bohemian Dream

A Bohemian Dream

The story of an audacious squatter collective currently occupying 39 Clarges Mews must be seen to be believed. Five minutes from Green Park station, the Ritz Hotel and all that goes with it, the Mayfair property is worth a reported £22.5 million.

Tallinn: Bus Pass

Tallinn, EstoniaSeptember 2006

Tallinn: Weathervane

Tallinn, EstoniaSeptember 2006

Kiev: Mihailovsky Cathedral

Mihailovsky Cathedral – Kiev, UkraineSeptember 2006

Vilnius: One of Europe’s Forgotten Capitals

It was little past six in the morning as I struggled down the dark, deserted, seemingly desolate street. Every bone, muscle, ligament, cartilage, tendon, capillary, pore, skin cell, nucleus and microscopic bacteria particle was screaming against the weight of a massive backpack, filled to bursting point with essential travel items such as ipod and portable...

Bratislava: UFO Bridge

UFO Bridge – Bratislava, SlovakiaJanuary 2006 This photo was published in some kind of book about the European Union – will try to find the info…