Nov 29th, 2010 |
A trip to a Christmas Market is a great occasion to visit European cities. It does not only mean to go to places that one has never seen before, but also to rediscover cities under other circumstances.
A visit to a Christmas Market has become more and more popular. No wonder why! It is a great opportunity to travel, to spend time with family and friends in a unique atmosphere, to buy some Christmas decorations, to purchase presents or just to enjoy a moment… Where else you can immerse yourself in the warm and flashing atmosphere of shops, stands, fruits dipped in marzipan or a glass of hot wine…?
Featured Articles, Travel Tips Antibes Juan
Nov 26th, 2010 |
Courtesy of Hôtel Le Pré Catelan
The Antibes Juan-les-Pins is called the city of the “Joy of Living”. It is the French Riviera’s heart and one of the most desirable places to visit. It is situated between Nice and Cannes, nearby the Nice-Cote d’Azur International Airport. The Antibes is an ideal place to begin a journey through the French Riviera. By many means of transport you can visit Nice, Saint Paul de Vence, Cagnes sur Mer, Biot, Grasse, Eze, Beaulieu, Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, Monaco, Saint Raphaël, Sainte Maxime, Saint Tropez, Port Grimaud, Vintimille and San Remo…
Events, Featured Articles
Nov 25th, 2010 |
What counts in tango is not only the music, steps or the dance floor, but also the fragrance, head movements, breathing or whispering. Tango is like an aphrodisiac, which makes a man more masculine and releases femininity in a woman. The essence of tango is about life, especially about the relationship between a man and a woman.
There are no mistakes in tango, not like in ordinary life. There is only the simplicity that makes tango such an incredible dance. If you missed a step, you do not worry about it. You just keep on dancing…
Let’s all dance together… Every Thursday, from 7...
Featured Articles, Travel Tips
Nov 24th, 2010 |
Before Ernest Hemingway immortalized Pamplona‘s running of the bulls in “The Sun Also Rises”, the city was key intersection between France and Castilia. Pamplona, the capital of the Navarre province, symbolizes the region’s diversity in its architecture, culture and cuisine, which mixes various traces of the Visigoths, Franks and Moors, who passed through the city. At any rate Pamplona is famous for the July Festival of St. Fermin, the running of the bulls which attracted Hemingway and still attracts adventure-seekers from all over the world. Even if you go to...
Article, Featured Articles, Travel tips Florence
Nov 23rd, 2010 |
When you hear the word “Tuscany”, the first things that probably come to mind are Florence, Pisa and Chianti. But few of you might have heard of the Valdarno, an idyllic area between Florence and Arezzo that has inspired artists for centuries, even the likes of the great Renaissance Master Leonardo da Vinci.
My wife and I stayed at a charming boutique hotel, the Relais Villa Belpoggio in the Valdarno community of Loro Ciuffenna , perched on the slopes of the southern ridge of the Pratomagno.
Our first morning I had a delightful chat with the Villa’s manager Maria Ventrone, and I told her...