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Hospital Sant Pau is Barcelona's Window to Art Nouveau (Barcelona, Spain).

Hospital Sant Pau is Barcelona’s Window to Art Nouveau

The former hospital Sant Pau is Barcelona’s window to art nouveau. The moment you enter the gate, you know you’re inside a place that would take you to bygone times. You’d never even know that in the past, these buildings were used as hospitals. From outside, the pointed spires and well-decorated walls and windows give […]

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Park Guell in Barcelona is Visually Stunning (Spain).

Park Guell in Barcelona is Visually Stunning

Park Guell in Barcelona is visually stunning. I’m not only referring to the legacy of arts and architecture that Antoni Gaudi left but also to the nature and breathtaking views you’ll see from up here. You’ve never been to Barcelona if you’ve never been to Parc Guell. This is the city’s green space on a […]

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The Obvious and Not-So-Obvious Things to do in Barcelona.

The Obvious and Not-So-Obvious Things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona remains one of the most popular destinations to visit in Europe, attracting over 32 million people per year and it is easy to see why. This historic city, with its incredible architecture, energetic nightlife and famous beaches make this an attractive holiday destination for tourists. Barcelona also has a fantastic array of restaurants, including 24 […]

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Things to do and see at Xcaret in Riviera Maya (Cancun, Mexico).

Things to do and see at Xcaret in Riviera Maya

I am not a theme park person. But, if the ticket is offered free, why not go, right? And you know, I’ve never been to an “eco-archaeological theme park” before, so Xcaret in Riviera Maya in Mexico was my first one. This is a 250-acre theme park that brings you from jungle to sea. How to […]

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20 Photos From Kuwait (Kuwait Skyline).

20 Photos From Kuwait: Its Skyline, Towers and Corniche

Early this year, I was in Kuwait for 27 hours connecting flight on my way to Sri Lanka. It’s my first time to fly Kuwait Airlines and I was not impressed. My flight was delayed for an hour and a half – and apparently, it’s normal for this airline. That’s according to the Kuwaiti guy […]

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My Walking Tour Around Galle Fort (Sri Lanka).

My Walking Tour Around Galle Fort

On my walking tour around Galle Fort, I was accompanied by Swiss friend I’ve never seen in a long time. We met and started our walking tour at the Clock Tower and ended it there, too. But before we burned calories and hardened our calves, we had our lunch first at the former Dutch Hospital. […]

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On The Road: The Scenic Ride From Kandy to Nuwara Eliya (Sri Lanka).

On The Road: The Scenic Ride From Kandy to Nuwara Eliya

The scenic ride from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya is one I’d never forget too soon. We meandered on a narrow highway that goes nowhere but up. As we ascend, the views down the valleys and hills are getting better and more splendid. I had to open the car window to feel the cool mountain breeze […]

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The Stunning Pedro Tea Estate in Nuwara Eliya (Sri Lanka).

Photos: The Stunning Pedro Tea Estate in Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya is known for its Pedro Tea Estate. Lucky me, the House of Leisure where I stayed is overlooking the tea plantation. The views were stunning from my vantage point – the balcony. We arrived at the accommodation just in time for the sunset. After admiring the stunning scenery below, I asked the receptionist […]

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Nanuoya to Ella Train Station Sri Lanka

On The Slow Train – The Views From Nuwara Eliya to Ella

I decided to take a train from Nuwara Eliya to Ella after being on a car for 4 days. It’s for the experience of riding the infamous slow train in Sri Lanka. And for the magnificent views, too! It took us 4 hours to arrive at our destination – with a distance of just only […]

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Buddha’s Tooth is Forever Enshrined in this Sacred Temple in Kandy

It is believed that The Buddha’s tooth is forever enshrined in this temple in Kandy, Sri Lanka’s last capital of the Sinhala Monarchy. The city is, in itself, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, primarily due to the existence of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. The City of Kandy is in central Sri Lanka. It […]

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