The magic of Vienna Christmas markets

  From the third week of November until Christmas, the prettiest squares turn into magical Christmas villages for the Vienna Christmas Markets season. The air is filled with the delicious scents of gingerbread, cinnamon and hot punch. The nights shine with all the Christmas lights and candles: Vienna exudes a …

How to spend a weekend in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital of The Netherlands. Its name derives from Amstelredamme, that indicates the origins of this city as a dam of the river Amstel. From a small fishing village to the most populous municipality in The Netherlands it’s a city visited by millions of tourists every year. You’d …

5 days to attend the biggest ComiCon in Europe

I was sure I’d get your attention introducing you this very… erhm… nice fella, brought to life by one of the awesome cosplayers that every year flock to Lucca, a small town in Tuscany (Italy). By the end of October, in fact, Lucca hosts the largest ComiCon in Europe. Not …

Lanikai: the Heavenly beach

Lanikai means “Heavenly sea“. True to its name, this awesome beach is located in the town of Kailua, on the coast of Oahu, Hawaii. I was waiting for a much bigger strip of sand, like the huge ones I found for example in Santa Monica (CA), so at first I …

The Devil’s Tower legend: Mato and Wanblee

The Devil’s Tower (Wyoming, United States of America) first became famous in modern times because of the 1977 movie “Close Encounters of the Third Kind“: Aliens are among us… right? As we were discussing on Instagram, whenever something strange for which we cannot find a rational explanation comes up, people …

Epic formula to recharge your batteries: Crete Gialle

My first experience ever of the ranch Crete Gialle (Via Parasacchi 4, Cervaro (FR), Italy)  was years ago. It was a cold, wintery night. We had found this very nice farm house on the net and wanted to spend the New Years eve there. Of course, us being us, we …