During my current trip, which I called #TwPCaucAsia, I had the opportunity to have a full day stopover in Moscow. Yes, Moscow for the day - how does it sound? In fact, it was brilliant, despite the cold. Coming from Tbilisi, in the Georgia (the Cauc bit on my hashtag), I got to the airport Continue reading...

The other day, thinking of destinations I've just been to and need to write about, I realised one thing: what about the place I come from? With all the hype about Brazil, last year's World Cup, next year's Olympics, upcoming carnival celebrations, I've been a bad, bad Brazilian boy (you won't mind if I call Continue reading...

I would say that the small town of Colonia, on the Uruguayan side of the Plata River (Rio de la Plata), is a nearly mandatory trip for any visitor to Montevideo or Buenos Aires. Sadly, most tourists visit this UNESCO heritage town on a day trip from either city, which I think is a real shame Continue reading...

I've been going to Feldkirch, Austria, for years, and it's a shame how you stop appreciating things (and places, and people) once you get used to it. So on my last trip there I decided to see it with fresh eyes. Only then could I understand why I liked it so much, and couldn't stop Continue reading...

With Christmas just around the corner (and my birthday too!), I wanted to share the love with you all and be Santa Claus for a day and send a cool present to a lucky reader. Will that be you? If like me, you're crazy about travel (and if you read this blog I guess you Continue reading...

Whenever you ask someone what do to in Qatar, you will most likely hear that visiting the Museum of Islamic Art Doha (MIA) is a must. As tempted as some people may be to skip it, I'd say it's a huge mistake! After travelling to many Arab and Muslim countries, I did have some idea of art Continue reading...