I was warned that the Russian cuisine could be the downside of my world cup trip; they have nothing but tasteless starch and fat. Well, That was partially a big fat lie...
The World Cup diaries: Rasha in Russia
That sentence would be my ice breaker but it broke more than ice in Russia. People cracked jokes, broke in laughter specially after I decided to add a new cliche: "...and my dog's name is Vodka by the way."
Bangkok: the city of darkness and light
Smile upon arrival, smile to say thank you, smile to gently decline an offer, smile and kindly accept the ride and embrace the giant city of Bangkok.
Tunisia guide: Plan your trip.
A mini guide to plan your next trip to Tunisia; where, when, what to do, budget and tips.
Memoirs of Negombo “the ultimate tourist trap”…Arrival to Srilanka!
Negombo is not a place to spend your vacation in Sri Lanka. It's just a rest-town after a long flight and will allow you to relax and adjust to the heat and people. Its beach side is relatively expensive and the town is flooded with tourists and local traps...
Napoli…On and off the beaten tracks!
Napoli is not a city, it’s a living culture and a muse. If you speak the language you’ll definitely impress the locals, but that’s not the only upside, it’s an enabler, a key to their best kept secrets. The more you talk, the more you get…
Treating your stomach alla Napolitana…
The modern aperitif/aperitivo culture was invented in Italy, it’s also called apricena or a pre-dinner meal, but it could also date back to Ancient Egypt. However the important thing is to experience it with art.
Ναυπλία, Ναύπλιο, Ναύπλιον…Or the Old town of NAFPLIO.
The city has multiple names Greek Nafplio, Byzantine Nafplio, ancient Nafplia. The ottoman also called it Mora Yenişehir, or Peloponnese's new city. Strategically speaking it has three castles, one uphill called Palamidi, you need to climb 1000 steps to get up there, or simply drive upwards from the other side which I didn't know till it was too late for my mother's misfortune.
About Thailand…Part 1
nstead I'll tell you about Casanova; the 2 years old baby Elephant we met in Patong beach, He's about a regular person's height and an over dose of cuteness; he'd shower you in hugs and kisses with his trunk.
Along the Rhein; an Alsatian tale…
Between Cologne and Colmar, similar heritage, language and culture yet diverse. This article is exploring the differences and similarities of a region split over two countries unified by one river.