Gibraltar, nicknamed “Gib” by locals, is one of the most unusual and fascinating places I have ever been. Continue reading “Gibraltar: The Most Fascinatingly Unique Place I’ve Ever Been”
Dubai is a unique city: It is a blend of the old and the new. In addition to the glitz and glamour of its more newly developed areas, Dubai has some old world charm in its historic center. Set aside at least a day to explore old town Dubai – you’re in for a cool experience. Continue reading “Old Town Dubai”
Cadiz is the hidden gem of Andalusia. Cadiz may not be as well known as some of its Andalusian counterparts, like Sevilla and Granada, but I highly recommend a visit. It is a perfect spot for a day trip or a weekend while visiting the south of Spain. Continue reading “Cadiz: The Hidden Gem of Andalusia”
Holy Thursday in Sevilla, Spain, is a special place. What is even more special is wearing a traditional mantilla, a lace or silk scarf for the head, as part of the day’s activities. Continue reading ““La Mantilla” in Sevilla: Holy Thursday”
What is okonomiyaki?
Okonomiyaki is the food you never knew you needed. If a pancake and a pizza and a Spanish tortilla had a baby, this would be it. Continue reading “Okonomiyaki: A Savory Japanese Pancake”
Miyajima is a MUST for any trip to Japan. Continue reading “The Magical Island of Miyajima”