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Welcome to Portugal – Monsanto

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! I have been a bit silent lately, but I happened to find myself quite swamped with work, travels and such. Today we are going to start our trip to Portugal. As this was my very first time visiting this country, I would like to take you… Continue reading Welcome to Portugal – Monsanto

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!