Whale ‘drive-hunting’ towns of Taiji and Klaksvik of Faroe Islands to forge sister-city ties

The Wakayama Prefecture town of Taiji, known for its whale and dolphin hunts, said Wednesday it is establishing a sister-city relationship with a town in the Faroe Islands with similar traditional practices.Taiji and the Klaksvik in the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic are the only communities in the world that practice the controversial drive-hunting … Continue reading Whale ‘drive-hunting’ towns of Taiji and Klaksvik of Faroe Islands to forge sister-city ties