The Grand Canyon’s most beautiful sights

Recognized as one of the grand seven natural wonders of the world, the magnificent Grand Canyon is probably Arizona’s most distinguishable landmark. Our first visit there dates back to 2008. It was also our very first trip to the United States of America, and back then my husband wasn’t overly …

The magic of Vienna’s Christmas markets

From the third week of November until Christmas, Vienna‘s prettiest squares turn into magical Christmas villages. The air is filled with the delicious scents of gingerbread, cinnamon and hot punch, nights shine with all the Christmas lights and candles: the city exudes a fantastic atmosphere. The present day markets date …

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 legend of Mato and Wanblee

The Devils 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 …