Milan’s hidden surprise. A cemetery!

It is hard nowadays to be impressed when you travel in famous European cities, because you are over exposed to palaces, fairy tales castles, wealth, churches, famous sculptures and paintings, a lot of gold and marble, birthplace of so many art movements like renaissance, impressionism, expressionism, cubism or DADA. An the list is just at … Continue reading Milan’s hidden surprise. A cemetery!

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Bali for St.Valentines. 425 euros from Istanbul

This is a great occasion. Bali for lovers is a great destination. I've been there once and always waited to come back....even for good. This is maybe the best destination if first timer in Asia. A great deal in February, during the wet season, just below. More dates available when searching with momondo. Enjoy an … Continue reading Bali for St.Valentines. 425 euros from Istanbul

Bali flights from London in February at 425 euros

I found another deal for Bali, from London now with Philippines Airline. More dates available just for February. It's not the best deal I've seen so far but still a good price. A plus is the short transit time in Manila. Try http://www.booking.com for bungalows rental in Seminyak area, one of the best in my … Continue reading Bali flights from London in February at 425 euros

Lille top DON’Ts and some DOs. A hidden 4 ★★★★ gem in Northern France

Lille was a sort of second home to me for 3-4 years , when I was working for a french company based there. I went often monthly and never enjoyed it fully. Now I remember and I have a regret because it is, in comparison to other cities, a gem of architecture and civilization. Go … Continue reading Lille top DON’Ts and some DOs. A hidden 4 ★★★★ gem in Northern France

Amsterdam top DON’Ts and hidden do’s. A 3★★★ destination, in decline.

First of all I strongly think Amsterdam is in decline as a touristic destination. The capital of freedom is having enough of the tons of tourists and piss in the street corners. Amsterdam remains a great week-end escape for youngsters and gays, maybe for some art lovers, but the locals don't want us there anymore, … Continue reading Amsterdam top DON’Ts and hidden do’s. A 3★★★ destination, in decline.

Manila in February, cheapest flights from Europe, starting at 382 eur with Quatar.

In February leave the sky resorts of Austria and head straight to the beach in Filipines. I found this morning a great price for flights departing Istanbul to Manila, with a lot of dates and combinations in February. March is increasing and January is too expensive. So you get the chance to visit the Filipino … Continue reading Manila in February, cheapest flights from Europe, starting at 382 eur with Quatar.

Bangkok in February, cheapest flights from Europe.

I was looking this morning for a cheap BKK flight from Europe, as I miss this city so much.  I've been there several times with work and leisure, also in transit for Bali and Hong Kong. I recommend Bangkok as a starting point to visit Asia. For a first time tourist in Asia this city … Continue reading Bangkok in February, cheapest flights from Europe.

Barcelona, what not to do or see from top 10 of travel websites.

If something that was a bit disappointing to me  from the tops of tripadvisor for example it would be............... visiting Sagrada Familia after queuing for 3 hours in a hot summer day. My mistake about not buying online or pay more to skip the line. The exterior is much more impressive compared to the interior … Continue reading Barcelona, what not to do or see from top 10 of travel websites.