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Christmas in New York
Christmas in New York

Christmas in New York

Filed in Cultural Travel, Destinations by on November 22, 2016 • views: 585

Some people want to travel to Lapland for Christmas, to meet Santa Claus, while others prefer to relax on an exotic beach, to spite the ones in Lapland. However, not me! I always wanted to go to the bustling, crowded, loud, colorful and always awake New York City during the holiday season. Yes, I know […]

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Exploring Cultural India
Exploring Cultural India

Exploring Cultural India

Filed in Cultural Travel, Destinations by on November 22, 2016 • views: 1126

Exploring the culture of India might take a lifetime or, according to their beliefs, a few lifetimes. The Indian cultural universe is a complex one, hard to understand by the Western world, especially in the past, when Europeans and Westerners considered the culture of India inferior just because it did not follow their way of […]

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Chasing the Northern Lights in Cook County – Minnesota
Northern Lights in Minnesota

Chasing the Northern Lights in Cook County – Minnesota

Filed in Outdoor Adventures by on November 22, 2016 • views: 1243

I am not a big runner, but when it comes to chasing the northern lights, I find myself speeding faster than Usain Bolt himself – metaphorically speaking, of course. Who wouldn’t want to witness the magic of Earth and Universe collide? It’s only natural for avid travelers and nature lovers to go to great lengths […]

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Exploring St. Ives – Step by Step, Beach by Beach, Art Gallery by Art Gallery
Exploring St. Ives

Exploring St. Ives – Step by Step, Beach by Beach, Art Gallery by Art Gallery

Filed in Cultural Travel, Destinations by on November 17, 2016 • views: 438

There are many reasons why people come to St. Ives. Virginia Wolf came here to find inspiration for her novels, James McNeill Whistler came to paint the town’s breathtaking landscapes, while I went to St. Ives because I fell in love with one photo on the internet. It only took one glance and I knew […]

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Skiing in Sundance – Simply Perfect
Salt Lake City

Skiing in Sundance – Simply Perfect

Filed in Destinations, Snow Adventures by on November 17, 2016 • views: 636

Since my last article revolved around the delights of Salt Lake City and since December is coming, I thought it’s the perfect time to move my muses about 51 miles south of Salt Lake City – more exactly, to Sundance Mountain Resort. Why Sundance? Because I love winter, skiing and less crowded mountain resorts. This […]

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Amazing Vanuatu views: 23

Quick question: can you point to Vanuatu on a map? Good for you! You know your geography better than most people. Vanuatu is a place hard to find on a map but, once you discover it and, most importantly, get to visit this country, you will never, ever forget it…or its place on the map […]

Frozen Warmth of Iceland views: 545

Everything in Iceland is extraordinary. Even the most ordinary things become outstanding in Iceland. A simple walk usually transforms into a hiking expedition across glaciers, camping under the stars means witnessing the majestic aurora borealis, while swimming in a pool turns into a relaxation session in a geothermal lagoon. Yes, everything is extraordinary in Iceland! […]

Luxury Safari Along Zambezi River views: 120

Luxury and Africa is not exactly a common word association. However, Africa is much more than we see on the news. It’s a spectacular land capable of offering memorable experiences in unimaginable places. The area along the Zambezi River is one of these spectacular places. There is something about this river that lures tourists who […]

Weekend Break in Amsterdam views: 425

Amsterdam is one of my favorite places in the world. It’s a perfect illustration of how I am as a traveler: free, tolerant, fun, and always ready to be surprised. There are a lot of things happening in Amsterdam all year long so you can visit this city every year, every month, and even every […]