Excursion · Travel

A trip to Sicily – Pt 7: Catania & Etna

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! Last time, we were driving to Catania - you can read about the trip here. Catania was the highlight of my trip, because I have always enjoyed volcanoes and been fascinated by their devastating power. So, obviously, Mount Etna was my priority number one. The very… Continue reading A trip to Sicily – Pt 7: Catania & Etna

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A step back in time – 16 things to do in Shiraz!

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! The great Shirazi poet Hafez describes his city with the following words: “Blessed be Shiraz in its unparalleled state/May God Almighty guard against its demise.” This time we are going to the heart of the Persian empire. Shiraz is one of the historical and cultural pearls… Continue reading A step back in time – 16 things to do in Shiraz!