Chefchaouen, the blue city

Chefchaouen is a small town in northern of Morocco that is famous for its peculiar tonality, a striking blue that overflows the streets. The custom was adapted by the Jewish community that emigrated in the late fifteenth century and took with them their tradition of painting buildings of that color. But why blue? For…

The Cuban Way…

  “I come from where there is a river, tobacco and sugarcane …”, this is how  the members of the group “Orishas” sing their longing for the big Caribbean island that saw them being  born; a place full of paradoxes that make it a unique destination, full of wonders that satisfy the eye and…

Colombia: unknown extremes

End of the world waterfall The adventure starts from the road that goes from Pasto to Mocoa; you cross a stretch known as “the trampoline of death,” named for being on the edge of a cliff; this makes it the most dangerous road in Colombia. The waterfall lies between the mountains that separate Mocoa from…

Three cities with HISPANIC HERITAGE

San Agustin, FLORIDA St. Augustine is a city of Saint John County, Florida. Founded in September 1565 by the Spanish explorer and admiral Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, this is the oldest European city of continental United States, as well as its port. A few years before its founding the Spaniards had been exploring the…

ST. LUCIA – SWEDEN

On December 13th Saint Lucia day is celebrated in Sweden. That day thousands of maidens dressed in white robes, a candlestick in their hands and a crown of candles on their head, illuminate the harsh winter. The procession of Lucia, as it is known, is headed by a group of damsels and “star boys”,…

ROVANIEMI – FINLAND.

Santa Claus is one of the most popular “people” in the world, and when it became known that the town of Rovaniemi is his habitual residence, the elves, who are the wise men of history, decided to build the Arctic Circle to keep the secrets of Christmas and this became a meeting point for…

Lighting in Medellín.

Like many cities in Colombia, Medellin is transformed during Christmas. The multicolored lights make the joy sit in every space, and that is precisely the intention of the Christmas Lighting; Strengthen customs, reinforce values and celebrate as a family. This city has become a popular tourist destination during this season thanks to this formidable display…