Lello’s 110th birthday

The Lello & Irmão bookshop is, since 2013, officially a cultural heritage in Porto, Portugal. J.K. Rowling wrote part of the Harry Potter stories here in Porto, and got inspired in the Lello bookshop to create the staircases we know from Harry Potter’s Hogwarts school. Tomorrow – 13th January – the bookshop is celebrating its 110th…

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Bogotá

Arriving in Bogotá I have already shared with you my experience of arriving in Bogotá here in this post. When I first arrived, I didn’t get the chance to really get to know Bogotá. I left almost immediately to the islands (the day after I’ve arrived), and then flew back about 10 days later. Then, I finally got…

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Palomino

[:en]Palomino is one of best places I visited so far. Great beaches sitting on top of the huge mountain, raising 5kms above the sea, and with snow resting on tops, visible by dawn. Inhabited by the indigenous tribes for over 15000 years, with the Palomino river inviting us to explore deeper into the jungle, out to the sea.[:]

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Santa Marta

Arriving in Santa Marta Even though Santa Marta has its own airport, I arrived by bus, from Cartagena. I arrived in Cartagena on a Monday afternoon, after a hectic stay in San Andres. Landing on Colombia’s mainland was a relief. Finally, I could get a couple minutes and embrace the joy that the worst part had…

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