Rio de Janeiro: the wonderful city

In 1913, the French writer Jane Catulle Mendes published a book of poems dedicated to Rio de Janeiro, called “La Ville Merveilleuse” (Marvelous City), honoring the natural beauty of the city. Later, in 1935, André Filho composed the Marvellous City … Continue reading “Rio de Janeiro: the wonderful city”

Bahamas: My first time on a cruise

Going on a cruise was never something I wanted to do. In my head a cruise was for older people and should be very annoying. But still I decided to try. And the truth is that I loved it! I boarded in Miami … Continue reading “Bahamas: My first time on a cruise”

A spiritual journey: walk to Fatima, 130 kms

Although I was created based on the Catholic faith, I didn’t believe in many aspects of the church . But life sometimes puts us in situations where we have to hold on to something. That’s what happened to me a few years … Continue reading “A spiritual journey: walk to Fatima, 130 kms”

Similan Islands, a dream islands in Thailand

The Similan Islands are a group of islands off the Andaman Sea, members of Phang Nga province and part of the Mu Ko Similian Park. The word Similian means nine, but now they are 11 islands that make up the group, being … Continue reading “Similan Islands, a dream islands in Thailand”

Chiang Mai: the second largest city in Thailand

CHIANG MAI FACTS – It is the 2nd largest city in Thailand – Located 800 kilometers north of Bangkok – It has more than 300 Buddhist temples, called “watts” – It is the cultural center of Northern Thailand – Founded … Continue reading “Chiang Mai: the second largest city in Thailand”