Posts in Itinerary
Girls Weekend in SoCal

Los Angeles is a city of stories. Whether you’ve grown up amongst the palms, packed up the trunk and moved bright-eyed to have your coming of age, or, learned to love the cityscape through the movie screen—certain visions reign supreme. The Hollywood Sign, the pink palace façade of the Beverly Hills Hotel, and the panoramic views from the Griffith Observatory are iconic sights long sealed in to our collective consciousness.

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Villa de Leyva: a City Frozen in Time

A picturesque historical town set high in the Andes, Colombia‘s Villa de Leyva is one of the country’s top attractions and is home to some of its best preserved colonial architecture. Located a three-hour drive northeast from the capital Bogotá, the 16th-century cobbled streets, terracotta tile roofs and whitewashed buildings welcome visitors to this unique corner of the Boyacá department. Read on for my guide to the secrets of this rural gem.

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The 'merienda' tradition - south Florida edition

I grew up with the tradition of tea time or "la merienda" - the perfect afternoon snack. It usually consists of tea, coffee, or mate, with toast, a croissant, scone, cake or some sort of pastry, cookies - all sweet and very delicious.  Ideally, the "Merienda Tradition" is a time to relax and enjoy the company of family and friends.

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What to see in London as a First Time Visitor

A special post covering the must-visit spots in London for those first-time visitors! London is, by far, one of the most popular city destinations in the world. The city is quite big, so my recommendation is to at least spend 5 full days here. I think that five days will give you enough time to visit museums, well-known landmarks, and its historic architecture!

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