alpha /æɫfə/ -phas [Greek alpha (άλφα), from the Phoenician aleph] 1. the first letter of the Greek alphabet (Α, α) 2. the first in order of precedence 3. Astron. the brightest star in a constellation 4. the first version of a new software product that satisfies all the requirements and is distributed to internal testers   hütte /ˈhʏtə/ n. hütten [old high German hutta, from Indo-European *kudhia-, related with *(s)keu- “to cover”] 1. a little house or cabin of the plainest or crudest kind 2. mountain hut as those commonly found in European Alps   alphahutte n. [comb. of alpha and hütte] A. the Internet website dedicated to travel, outdoors, photography, science, technology, etc. B. the personal website of Andrea Busnelli

Tah Prohm in Angkor

Tah Prohm

When Henri Mouhot, or Portuguese monks well before him, visited the region of Angkor their wonder must have been immense. Fascinating sights of crumbling ruins,…

Men at market in Sodo

Market in Sodo

Markets are always a joy to explore… full of colors, smells and interesting encounters! In Ethiopia, the experience is amazing because people have such an…