DUBAI: More than just a pretty face

Follow the silk route to… DUBAI Today’s confession: it annoys me a lot when people say that Dubai is just a manmade futuristic vision; and it annoys me even more to have to see pictures of the skyline of Dubai on Instagram. Don’t take me wrong, it’s beautiful but it’s not the best Dubai has to offer. So, once it’s alright but when you’ve been … Continue reading DUBAI: More than just a pretty face

Follow the silk route to… São Paulo

Despite being one the world’s most famous cities, São Paulo is unknown territory for most of the people. Fast-growing? If you like it, you better take a picture because the chance is it won’t be there for too long. Dangerous? No more than any other global city. Multicultural? You can bet on it, however you are, it is easy fit in. That’s why Brazilian passports are … Continue reading Follow the silk route to… São Paulo

Follow the silk route to… DUBROVNIK

Today’s postcard is from Ragusa, now known as Dubrovnik,  one of the oldest, most beautiful and yet unknown cities in the whole Europe.  Located on the east shore of the Adriatic sea, it may not be as big as Split nor as wide as Zadar, but it is the most magical enclave of the Dalmatian coast. Cool facts to know: The city was besieged for … Continue reading Follow the silk route to… DUBROVNIK