Hill overlooking the labyrinth.

Is it a flower garden? Is it a Palace? Is it a bunker, a labyrinth, a dance casino, a pond, a black swan's home, a destination for wedding photoshoots, one of the most beautiful parks of the city? Yes, yes, yes. It's all of the above is El Capricho in Alameda de Osuna, a place a bit in the suburbs of Madrid, Alameda de Osuna. El ...

That blue sky, tho!

    If you've been to Madrid or have been investigated about this wonderful city, probably El Retiro Park is already in your bucket list, and of course you should visit that dreamy place, but El Parque del Oeste is also lovely, beautiful and if often overlooked as it is less famous, although is bigger, wilder and it has a nice ...

March 31, 2018

HANOI’S HOAN KIEM LAKE

Wonderful view of Hanoi and it's most popular lake. Not the only one, tho. There are many many many lakes around the city. | Foto via Hotel Designs.

This lake is probably one of Hanoi's most popular spots. Hoan Kiem means "Lake of the Restored Sword" and it comes from a legend that claims in the mid-15th century Heaven sent Emperor Ly Thai To a magical sword, which he used to drive the Chinese from Vietnam. After the war Emperor Lê Lợi was boating on the lake when a Golden Turtle ...

Street scene in Hanoi on a sunny day (: | Photo: Ana Laya / Superminimaps.

  Hello friends! If you are following us in Instagram you already know that we have recently travelled to Vietnam so we're going to start sharing a bunch of things about this fascinating country. If you have the chance, please, do yourselves a favor and visit Vietnam, you'll be amazed, delighted and moved by their people, their ...