Archives for November 2015

Monday Escapes #23

It’s Monday again, but this one isn’t not even a usual Monday, it’s time for another Monday Escapes! For all of you part of this link up for a while now, thank you so for your support, Ting and I are honored to have you with us. For all of you new around here, we […]

The Blakemore Hyde Park Hotel, London

My last night in London was more than I expected it to be, and all I needed after a long week of work and being sick of my stomach. It was a highlight of my trip, that’s why in this month’s review I tell you all about my remarkable stay at the Blakemore Hyde Park […]

Survival tips for tourists in London

London is awesome isn’t it? It can be even better if you arrive well prepared and informed. Which side of the street to look at? How to pay for the public transportation? Does it really rain a lot in London? Simple questions, but nonetheless important ones, with answers that will certainly help you make the […]

5 reasons do get the Madrid Card

Since I first used one, I always thought that city cards are a great way of enjoying the attractions of a place, and at the same time save money. I bought city cards during many of my trips, in some of them they were VERY useful, in others I didn’t use as much as I […]

My London findings

It was interesting to return to London after 9 years. As if the fact of already visiting London isn’t enough, I had the extra excitement of seeing what has changed and what hasn’t. I certainly saw and experienced the city differently, 9 years ago I had other worries and plans, this time I went on […]

Monday Escapes #22

For all of you wondering, yes, Ting and I met in person, finally! And what I lovely women she is, it is definitely something special to meet in person someone you have been in contact for such a long time only online. It was hugs after hugs and we just couldn’t stop talking, for this […]

10 things worth doing in São Paulo

For me, São Paulo has always been more than a concrete jungle, the largest city of Brazil and one of the largest in the world, more than crazy traffic jam and the financial and business center of the country. All the times I have been there, I left with the feeling of not having spent […]

10 hours in Madrid

When I booked my flights to and from Brazil with Iberia, I would only have a 2-hour layover at Madrid’s airport. However, about 1 month before my departure, the company informed me that my original return flight from Madrid to Munich was cancelled and the next one available would make me have a 10-hour layover […]

Monday Escapes #21

Monday Escapes #21 is now on, and you can get linking now over at My Travel Monkey! Do you want to know something cool? Ting and myself don’t really know each other in person, but guess what? This week we will change that and finally meet in London. I will be in town for a […]