Barcelona Destination Guide

General Overview Barcelona is one of Spain’s most dynamic and open cities. The atmosphere is a bit surreal boasting a great mixture of facts and fantasy, traditional and avant garde. From casual walks through some of Gaudi’s famed attractions to sipping sangrias at a nearby cafe, Barcelona offers a great variety in history, artistic treasures,

15 Things To Do In Berlin

Why I love Berlin… especially during the holidays. I have this habit of falling in love with places, years before my initial visit. Berlin, the capital city of Germany, is a great combination of refined glamour and grit. Trendy streets intertwined with historic buildings and a laid back lifestyle… I’m totally in love with this

Reykjavik: Life After The Ice Age

As I sat at work staring hopelessly at the clock, during one of those dreadful Friday mind-numbing meetings, I thought to myself, “Could this day drag on any longer?” Half way through the meeting, I received an email from my beloved friends at Travelzoo – “2 for 1 special from Iceland Air to one or more

Seville: The Charm of the South

There is no doubt why Seville has been coined the “Charm of the South”. Its rich heritage and striking beauty will surely leave a lasting impression. Who knows, you just might fall in love! The squares and alleyways of Andalusia’s capital is everything but static. The streets are lively, buzzing with music and chatter from both locals and

Cordoba: A Traveler’s Delight

Cordoba has quickly become one of my favorite cities in Europe. Very few places in the world can boast such splendor – Cordoba has it all. It’s ideal for those with a never-ending appetite, wanderlust-seekers with a strong love for exploration and cultural indulgence, and for anyone who appreciates amazing architecture. What I love the

Wonderfully Lost In Granada

This sangria that I’m drinking is relatively okay. As a matter of fact, it’s quite mediocre to say the least. However, I don’t mind. I came here for one reason only… a photo-op in the historic city center of Granada. Located at the foot of the Sierra Nevada, Granada’s beautiful landscape and cheerful skies makes

Malaga & Marbella: A Tale Of Two Cities

Imagine for a moment that you are strolling along the beach, wind blowing through your hair, and the summers heat pressed against your body. These are the instant sensations you get when visiting two of Spain’s historic yet modern cities, Malaga and Marbella! Malaga Malaga is a city where colors and history comes to light. With

Ibiza’s Best Beaches

“Don’t get attached” are the words that echoed through my mind as I tossed my bag onto the back seat and boarded my taxi. “Instinct” I first thought. It can never be explained yet I refuse to ignore it. I’m slowly falling in love with enchanting places. I guess that’s what Ibiza does to you…

The Architectural Beauty of Budapest

I landed in the capital promptly at 1PM, exhausted, but too excited to care. I immediately ambushed my fellow passengers as I darted for baggage claim. I tend to get a little impatient when I’m visiting a country for the first time – every second counts. After collecting my luggage and engaging in a quick

Azores Islands

Welcome to one of the most photogenic destination in the world, the Azores! Emerald Green Lakes! Colorful Azaleas! Volcanic Craters! As I discovered years ago, we live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure ready for exploring. The Azores is no different. It’s impossible to forget the Azores – a