Barcelona

Barcelona, the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, is known for its art and architecture. The exquisite and atypical Sagrada Família church and other modernist landmarks designed by Antoni Gaudí are showcased throughout the city.  Work on the Sagrada Familia began in March 1882, based on a neo-gothic design by the architect Francisco de Paula […]

Cannes

Cannes, a glitzy resort town on the French Riviera is famed for its international film festival.  Life in Cannes is a bit wild during these two weeks in May, when scores of paparazzi, industry bigwigs and the world’s biggest stars are in town for the famous film festival. Avoid it if you can. The remainder […]

Rome

Rome, the Eternal city. For being 25 centuries old it still has a modern almost American feel. The fact that you can get WiFi in the shadow of a 2000 year old ruin kinda sums things up. There is so much to see! as you know. I do recommend seeing what you want and moving on […]

Cinque Terre

I have finally made it to what has to be one of the most beautiful places on earth. In a corner of the Italian Riviera between Genoa and Pisa are five villages carved out of mountainous terrain. It is what fairy tales are made of! It has been on my list of MUST visit since I […]

Venice really needs no introduction.

Build a city of marble palaces on a lagoon and you will have the most unique and surreal city in the world. This floating city consists of a group of 117 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. No matter how many photographs, films or paintings you’ve seen the reality is so much […]

Paris

Paris is the most visited city in the world. The City of Light, the city with a certain je ne sais quoi, and according to the millions of visitors each and every year it hasn’t lost its luster. I spent 4 days here and it was perfect! Saw about everything on my list. Almost. We […]