This summer I got the opportunity to do a road trip through The Highlands, in Scotland, and I am very excited to share my experience with you since I’ve been longing to visit Scotland for a few years now! The Route On the road.. ! Our trip began in Edinburgh. We took the M9 motorway, until Stirling. … Continue reading All dreams come true: road trip through The Highlands!
This summer I made a trip that I had been dreaming on for a while: Ireland and Scotland. I don’t know exactly when my obsession for these two countries began, but it was kinda of a dream come true. I wish I could have spend more time outside Dublin, but time was restraining and the … Continue reading For beer lovers: Dublin!
Almost one year ago, Kristian Baumann, opened the ´terrestrial´ version of one of the best restaurants in the world. He worked for some time at Noma, then he left to help Christian Puglisi to open Manfreds and Relæ and stayed with him for four years. After that, Baumann began to have many ideas that he felt … Continue reading 108, Noma’s little sister
When someone talks about the Netherlands, you start to imagine a lot of things: tulips, wooden shoes, cheese, wind mills, canals, no fue penal!, or greenhouses. But one thing that never crosses your mind: beaches. And still, in Europe at least, the Netherlands is pretty famous for its beaches. I think is mainly because their beaches actually … Continue reading Scheveningen and Den Haag
I recently made a one day trip to Zürich. So I made my homework: write down all the places I wanted to visit in and fit them to schedule. Not an easy task! Sprungli confiserie A Swiss classic. It was opened on 1836 by David Sprungli. He was one of the pioneers of Swiss chocolate and … Continue reading Sweet Swiss!
I am having a serious obsession with sweets nowadays. Usually, when I visit a new city, one of my first research is: the typical dessert. I didn’t search in beforehand for this specific patisserie, but I was walking around Freiburg hopping to find a nice coffee place where I could enjoy the mythical Schawarzwalder kirschtorte . Instead, … Continue reading Black forest cherry cake at Gmeiner confiserie
There is a very popular boulevard at Madrid, called Paseo del Prado. This is one of my favorites avenues, not only because it beauty itself but because of cultural load that is in it. Along this boulevard, we can find three of the most important museums in Madrid: Museo del Prado, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza and Centro de Arte Reina Sofía; and people call this set of museums as El Triángulo del Arte (Art Triangle). Continue reading “Madrid’s Triangle of Art, Part 1.”