In South Florida, a Tale of 2 Science Museums

September 25, 2017 - Sin comentarios

     all photos: David Paul Appell When my husband was just a little fella, he was also a little nerd (an adorable little nerd, it goes without saying!) who was always dragging his folks to the Miami Science Museum in Miami’s Coconut Grove dist...Leer más

Creativity a-Go-Go in Cape Town, South Africa

September 22, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Zeitz MOCAA Africa's most dynamic country is naturally home to some of its most dynamic cities. And especially when it comes to culture and creativity, it can be argued that South Africa's "Mother City", Cape Town, continues to lead the parade. A...Leer más

The Jawdropping Prehistoric Art of Portugal’s Côa Valley

September 21, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Takashi Images When it comes to paleolithic art, many of us think of cave paintings or etchings in underground like, most famously, those in France's Lascaux or maybe Spanish caves like Altamira and Tito Bustelo in Santander, north Spain. But t...Leer más

Discovering ‘Authentic’ Barcelona in its Sants Neighbourhood

September 19, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Dani Keral The working-class district of Sants in Barcelona's south is best known for its enormous train station - Spain's second largest - which connects the city to most other destinations throughout the country. So tens and hundreds of thousa...Leer más

In Buenos Aires, i Latina Is a Pan-Latin Foodie Phenom

September 15, 2017 - Sin comentarios

i Latina Beyond tango, cafés, culture, exciting nightlife, and parrillada (classic barbecued beef), Argentina's capital has been sprouting an impressively diverse foodie scene, with fine dining running the gamut of world cuisines. But in this div...Leer más

Spanish History Lesson: Spain’s European Empire

September 14, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Rijksmuseum Most everyone is well aware that Spain had a far-flung overseas empire, which included not only most of Latin America but also the Philippines and even areas of northern and western Africa. (resulting in Africa’s only Spanish-speaking ...Leer más

Why Tejeda, on Gran Canaria, Is Officially 1 of Spain’s Prettiest Towns

September 13, 2017 - Sin comentarios

gumbao Looking at a map of Gran Canaria (the Canary Islands' third largest in size and largest in population), its shape reminds me of a seashell. So you could say that one of its towns which I explored recently, is like a pearl in the middle of tha...Leer más

Greece’s Glorious Cyclades Islands

September 12, 2017 - Sin comentarios

d..m The Mediterranean's most famous group of islands is also one of the great and most classic sailing adventures of all time. The 220 or so Cyclades Islands (the name means "circular", referring to their perceived arrangement per classical Greek ...Leer más

Lights…Camera…Rio!

September 8, 2017 - 1 comentario

Marinelson Almeida Despite Brazil's current crisis, visiting Rio de Janeiro remains an amazing experience, thanks to its setting, its attractions, its traditions, and its overall vibe. It's a mix which has attracted many a filmmaker over the decad...Leer más

The Spectacular New Botín Art Centre of Santander, Spain

September 7, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Enrico Cano   Much awaited these past five years, the city that’s an undersung gem of green north Spain welcomed the opening this summer (attended by Spain's king and queen) of a wonderful new art centre, designed by Pritzker Prize-winning...Leer más

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