Oh, Noh! The Drama at the Heart of Japan’s Classical Culture

November 16, 2017 - Sin comentarios

posztos For those with an interest in traditional local culture, a visit to Japan should definitely include a performance of Noh – the highly stylised, heavily codified dramas performed in mediaeval Japanese that’s among the world’s oldest ext...Leer más

Why Do We Travel?

November 14, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Back in the day, holidays and leisure travel were mostly limited to the very wealthy and privileged. Now of course that tourism has been democratised for generations, millions from around the globe travel around the globe every year to enjoy the...Leer más

San Miguel de Allende, One of Mexico’s Top Gems

November 8, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Everyone remembers their first visit to this splendid colonial city in Mexico's central highlands. Mine was in 2013 with my good friend Chava, not just one of those people who exudes bubbly enthusiasm wherever he goes, but also passionate about ...Leer más

In the Footsteps of Chile’s Great Poet Pablo Neruda

October 26, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Bilbioteca del Congreso Nacional de Chile If Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto (above with 1960s president Salvador Allende) were alive today - well, he'd be 113, but anyway he'd also be plenty bemused by the fact that so many visitors journ...Leer más

Tai Chi & Qigong: Traditional Chinese Disciplines With Worldwide Appeal

October 18, 2017 - Sin comentarios

ChicchoDodiFC Almost no matter which Chinese city you visit - Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, Singapore, or Guilin (below) - you'll spot people individually or in groups, in parks, on esplanades, and other public places, performing the slow, fluid, el...Leer más

Magical Mérida, Capital of Mexico’s Yucatan

October 6, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Vladimir Korostyshevskiy Founded just 50 years after Christopher Columbus' arrival in the Americas, the capital of Mexico’s Yucatan state has since 1542 has been a city thriving with beauty, culture and history. Yet compared with the Yucatan Penin...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

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

A Cool Weekend in Shanghai

August 9, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Marita Acosta It's so great having a local friend who can get you right to the coolest stuff in town - especially when that town is a sprawling, enormous city like Shanghai. And these days, creative Shanghai has a lot of cool to go around. On a rece...Leer más

This post has no comments.

Publish a comment

We would love to hear your thoughts, but first you should know that all comments are moderated, and will not appear immediately on the page. Please avoid personal criticism, rude comments, direct attacks or personal ridicule, or insulting epithets of any kind, be they against the authors, any other commenter or the company that owns this page. You have the right to comment anonymously, but please do not use anonymity to tell people things you would not say in person. Try to maintain a comfortable environment in which people can comment without fear of being insulted or disqualified. Do not comment repetitively on the same topic, much less with multiple identities or impersonating other commenters. Also, make sure that your opinions are related to this post. Comments that are off-topic, promotional or do not comply with these basic rules will be deleted.

Leave a Reply

He leído y acepto las condiciones de uso y la política de privacidad. (Requerido)