Category Archives: Cities

Lucerne

Located in central Switzerland, the geographic and historic center of the country, Lucerne is one of those cities taken straight out of a fairy tale. It’s the biggest of central Switzerland, situated in the margins of Lake Lucerne. Started as a fishing village, but from 1220 it had an important role in economy and commerce with the […]

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Pompeii

Pompeii’s ruins with Vesuvius in the background  Located very closely to Naples, Pompeii was once a true and important city of the Roman Empire, similarly to other Italian cities, it would for sure have a quite preserved historical hallmark, but the total devastation caused in ’79 by the unstoppable rage of the Vesuvius did not […]

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Welcome to the South – here’s the Amalfi Coast!

Sick traffic, a confusion, curves and more curves, and a huge amount of people characterise the Amalfi Coast! At first you might think this not a very positive view over one of the most wanted destinations of all times, and in the end, that’s what it is. And why? Because not even in paradise everything is […]

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Cortona

Piazza Della Republica Returning to paradise… I’m sorry, Tuscany! Those who know this Blog are aware of our love for Italy, more precisely for Tuscany, and by the time of our 2013 trip to this region somethings were left unseen, namely this town, eternalized by Frances Mayes, in “Under the Tuscan Sun”. It’s true this american […]

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A day in Kuala Lumpur

After a memorable trip in the perfect Singapore, and the spiritual Bali, and before heading home, we made a quick stop in Kuala Lumpur, capital of Malaysia. It’s the biggest city in the country, the cultural and economical center, and where the King’s residence is located, the Istana Negara Palace. History Kuala Lumpur seems to be dated […]

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Bali – Top 20

As I said on the previous article (see) , we travelled among three regions of Bali – Ubud, Ungasan (Bukit’s Peninsula) and Seminyak. So, this Top 20 will be essentially about places to visit, and activities to do, in these areas. As I mentioned we only had 5 days to spend in Bali, and unfortunately we had to leave […]

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Bali – The Island of Gods

Bali is one amongst the thousand islands that build Indonesia and, probably, the most visited, most famous and traditional in the country. It’s also the only one where the Hindu religion reigns (the rest of the country is mostly Muslim) and where we are able to live spirituality in its purest essence. Obviously anyone who watched Eat, […]

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Eating in Singapore

Maxwell Centre If like me you’re passionate about food and eating, it’ll be impossible not to fall in love with Singapore. Here food is taken very seriously, from Fine Dining restaurants to Hawker Centres, the possibilities are many, with options for all pockets and with the premise that it’s hard to eat badly in Singapore! […]

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Visiting Singapore in 3 Days – Day 3

3rd DAY – Ya Kun On our 3rd and last day (I would stay for a month if I could!) we can almost state it was a quite gastronomical day! We started the day with the Asian and European breakfast delights at The South Beach Hotel (see), but decided to do a second breakfast, and here […]

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Visiting Singapore in 3 Days – Day 2

2nd DAY – Singapore Botanic Gardens, National Orchid Garden and Dempsey Hill We started the day with one of those breakfasts that almost seem like a brunch, and we were ready for another day of adventure! For today we had scheduled to meet one of the places I was most interested in, given my passion […]

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