When we are planning a trip, one of the best ways to get information and tips about any given place, is to talk to people who've been there or who live in that place. Right? With that in mind, I asked my friend Cristina da Rosa, who writes the blog Sol de Barcelona, to give Continue reading...

Many of us, on our travels, enjoy a good walk, be it trekking, bushwalking or even going for long walks, exploring a new city. This is, with no doubt, one of my favourite pastimes. My last good walk was a short trek in the Great Caucasus, which I mentioned on this post. Last year, in Continue reading...

Clique aqui pra ler este post em português Travelling on the Georgian Military Highway is a highlight of any trip to Georgia. This scenic route served as a link between Europe and Asia over the centuries. Today it connects Tbilisi to the Russian city of Vladikavkaz, in the North Ossetia region, and was only named Continue reading...

At 8:15 on a Saturday morning, I found myself walking at London's Victoria Bus Station. Even after three cups of coffee, I was still half-asleep. The reason to be up so early on a Saturday morning was an invitation by Veltra to go on a day trip to Leeds Castle and Canterbury Cathedral, with a Continue reading...

Paris has the Louvre. New York has the Museum of Modern Art. London has the British Museum and Bilbao has the Guggenheim. Some cities are home to such outstanding museums, that it is not uncommon for some tourists to dedicate a trip just to enjoy the works of the great masters of the arts. Zagreb Continue reading...

Considering how close the Argentine and the Uruguayan capitals are, one would expect that travelling from one to another would be simple. The two cities are separated by the mouth of the Rio de la Plata, which is more than 200km wide (124 miles), so jumping in a car and driving is out of question Continue reading...