A weekend in cold Copenhagen

⌈español⌋ Today I have a post a little more practical. A few months ago I took a weekend break in Copenhagen in Denmark. The capital of this Scandinavian country is quite big and famous for its statue of “The Little Mermaid”, the “The Bridge” series or its “hygge” philosophy. Visiting this city is not cheap, however,…

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Porvoo: the wooden city

⌈español⌋  ⌈français⌋  ⌈italiano⌋ At the beginning of March, a very good Finnish friend and her boyfriend invited my friend Martin and I to spend an afternoon in the small town of Porvoo. This city is about an hour away from downtown Helsinki.

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Holbox: the rustic island of Mexico

⌊español⌉  ⌊français⌉ Holbox / hol-bosh / is an island located northwest of the Yucatan Peninsula. Its name derives from Mayan and means “black hole”. It is 25 miles long and .9 miles wide. Less than 10% of the island is inhabited, as it is part of the protected natural area of Yum Balam.

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The secrets of Apuglia

⌊español⌉  ⌊français⌉ Ciao a tutti! A year ago I moved to Helsinki, but little did I know that I would end up becoming friends with a great group of Italians (Sicilians, Apuglians, and Romans). Despite being so many miles away from Italy, I managed to immerse myself deeply in the Italian culture. When summer came…

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Trouville-sur-mer: a beautiful Normand beach

⌊español⌉ In the northwest of France there is a small province called Normandy. What’s in Normandy? Why visit a beach in Normandy when you have the south of France? These are some questions I have come to hear about this region. However, this province has its own charm and fascinated some of the most famous impressionist painters of…

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Bruce Nauman at the Fondation Cartier

Absent from the Parisian cultural scene for some years now, the American artist Bruce Nauman returns to France this year to exhibit at the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain. The exhibition showcases seven of his works from March 14 to June 21, 2015.

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A day in Dijon

⌊español⌉ To be honest, Dijon, was never a city which I absolutely wanted to visit. Though I had friends living there, I always found an excuse not to go. It was until last week that I was convinced to go (I couldn’t say no anymore ^.^) and to my surprise, I fell in love with…

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