Buenos Aires: caminitos & camiñatas [eng]

[para ler em portuguĂŞs, clique aqui] Between almacĂ©ns y alfajores, parrillas and tangos: what I learned in my last visit to Buenos Aires was that there are lots of calories to be consumed, but also a lot of walking to burn them off. Three days, 45 kilometers, about 1800 calories torched: the capital city of…

​London – my exps and mems

I’ve been to London 5 or 6 times, but can never remember exactly where I stayed, or what I did. Ok, perhaps my attention span is really limited, and most times I was there for a specific reason, like work or wedding or visiting a friend. Which is one great way to know places: un-touristing….

Verona: 3 Buon Giornos!

Verona! Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet immortalized this city as the romantic epicenter of the world, and Juliet’s balcony attracts tourists from all over, hoping for a glimpse of the most famous love story ever. Many take a day trip from its famous neighbor, Venice, but I challenge you to do the opposite. Out with the…

Buenos Aires: caminitos y caminhadas

TO READ THIS TEXT IN ENGLISH, CLICK HERE   Entre almacĂ©ns e afajores, parrillas e tangos: o que aprendi na minha Ăşltima visita Ă  Buenos Aires foi que há muito o que se esbaldar, mas muito o que caminhar. TrĂŞs dias, 45 kilometros, cerca de 1800 calorias queimadas: a cidade capital dos nossos hermanos Ă©…

The San Sebastian + Biarritz Combo Trip​

Need an idea for a small Euro trip? Think two countries, two very different experiences, and all with less than 50km apart? That’s the magic of the combo Biarritz, France and San Sebastian, Spain. Plus, attach these two with Paris and Barcelona (fly into one and leave from another), both great memory-refreshers pitstops (assuming that…