BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN SAMARKAND

Did you know Genghis Khan demolished this city in the 13th century? And Timurlane made it his capital, restoring the glory of what was once called Maracanda by the Greeks…

FINDING PERATALLADA ~ AN ENCHANTING VILLAGE LOST IN TIME

A medieval village that’s an absolute treat to the traveler in you. With vines that embrace stone walls and streets that empty out suddenly, get ready to travel back in time…

A LOVE AFFAIR WITH SOUTH OF FRANCE ~ VILLAGE OF GORDES, PROVENCE

How would your mornings be if you could wake up to the smell & sight of lavender fields? It’s easy. Just hire a villa in Gordes & live like a Gordien…

WHEN BARCELONA MET GAUDI’S SAGRADA FAMILIA

Not so long ago I had a jaw-dropping moment when I saw the glowing Tree of Souls in the movie, ‘Avatar’. You’ll get that very same feeling…

MEDIEVAL JEWEL OF SAMARKAND ~ SHAH-I-ZINDA

Do you know Samarkand has a street atop a hill that seduces you with the color blue? That’s also a travel back in time & is home to a Living King…

BAILE DE LOS GITANOS ~ FLAMENCO RHYTHMS

In the flamenco, both the music & dance (baile) seem like a series of complex layers set to a 12 beat cycle, creating a rhythm (compás) with…