Barcelona Pride Parade

Barcelona has a tradition of organizing fantastic parties all year round. From the Fiestas de la Merce to the different fiestas in each district, like the one in Gracia, Barcelona is party central. And … Read More

Sinulog Festival in Cebu

We heard so much about Filipino’s religious festivals that we had to visit spectacular Sinulog in Cebu. On the first day, we followed the famous ‘Santo Niño’ statue as it gets carried by the … Read More

Tallinn – Singing in the Stables

My first stop on my 2011 Baltic Tour, Tallinn, is the smallest of the regional capitals and also the owner of the largest medieval heritage in the neighborhood. An important city within the Hanseatic … Read More

Ghent Festival – Gentse Feesten

I used to travel with an international group of friends. It was the same bunch I met in Madrid in 2005, and then organized the Eastern European Adventure I wrote about. One of the … Read More

Porto – Sao Joao Festivities

When I took my mom to Porto in 2009 as a surprise holiday, she called it a ‘stupid village’. “Why didn’t you take me to Lisbon, or even better, Paris?” – she asked. If … Read More