In the North of France, Lille Is 2020’s World Design Capital

September 23, 2020 - Sin comentarios

                    Carlos ZGZ   Well, it's been a bloody shambles of a year so far, eh? And who knows what awaits in the few weeks left to go. But at least some degree of travel is back, especially in and between countries...Leer más

San José, Costa Rica as a ‘Creative Capital’

September 2, 2020 - Sin comentarios

              Bill Green   As does much of Central America, Costa Rica has lots to offer visitors - in fact, it's long been the region's tourism powerhouse - yet its capital doesn't get an awful lot of love from visitors compa...Leer más

7 Pilgrim Traditions on Spain’s Way of St. James

July 25, 2020 - 1 comentario

Stacey Wittig   In the Roman Catholic world, today is the feast day of St. James the Greater, one of the apostles of Jesus Christ as well as the patron saint of Spain. In normal years it's a red-letter day on this country's cultural and tour...Leer más

A Tasty Primer to Japanese Cuisine

January 27, 2020 - Sin comentarios

dreamedmstudio   Japanese food has for some time now been one of the the most internationally popular of all cuisines - and above all sushi and sashimi. But this is of course just the tip of the iceberg. This archipelago's wide variety of fl...Leer más

In the Footsteps of Baroque Maestro Caravaggio in Rome

January 24, 2020 - Sin comentarios

    Roberto Taddeo   If my last trip to Rome had been a pizza, its top two ingredients would've consisted of a great lodging in lovely medieval Trastevere and my route through a number of lovely Baroque churches in search of th...Leer más

Rijeka Is Another Croatian Coastal Gem – and a 2020 European Capital of Culture

January 16, 2020 - Sin comentarios

  Antonio199cro   Our blog has given lots of love to Croatia and especially its balmy Dalmatian Coast along the Adriatic Sea, with loads of lovely spots such as Dubrovnik, Split, Zadar, Korčula, and Hvar. But the towns, beaches, and l...Leer más

Galway Is an Irish Charmer – and a 2020 European Capital of Culture

January 9, 2020 - 1 comentario

  no_limit_pictures   Ireland's fourth largest city (pop. 80,000), located roughly midway along the country's Atlantic coast - and a nearly straight shot of a bit over two hours west of Dublin - boasts a history stretching back nearly ...Leer más

Do They Celebrate New Year’s Eve in China?

December 31, 2019 - Sin comentarios

  Stock Photos | Topics   You might wonder why this is even a question. But in fact, the Chinese-speaking world has its own big Lunar New Year celebration (in 2020, it's 25 January), and so while much of the rest of the planet makes a ...Leer más

Summery Yuletide/New Year’s in Buenos Aires

December 23, 2019 - Sin comentarios

  simonmayer   In the Northern Hemisphere, Christmastime is usually a time of winter chill (and of course in many countries, even snow); of smoke curling from chimneys; cuddling under cosy blankets; and hot chocolate and mulled wine. D...Leer más

3 European Gingerbread Museums for the Holidays

December 19, 2019 - Sin comentarios

  nautilus_shell_studios   Reckoned to have been brought to Europe (specifically, north central France) by an Armenian monk more than a thousand years ago, this spicy yet sweet holiday treat based on not just ginger but also cinnamon, ...Leer más

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