My Bhutan Experience By Sharyn Lucchetta Maverick Travel

  I couldn’t believe my good luck or good Karma when I was given the opportunity to visit the small Buddhist Kingdom of Bhutan.  Very few countries left on Earth have been able to maintain their pure culture.  Bordering China and India, with Tibet to the North, it is a land locked country with soaring […]

Betty and Garry’s BIG European Vacation – Part 6

Next day, after a tour of the impressive Royal Palace, a walk through the old quarter took us to the Metropol Parasol – a wooden waffle-like structure completed in 2011.  It is intriguing to walk under, over, in and atop this sequence of undulating parasols offering great views of the city in all directions. A […]

Betty and Garry’s BIG European Vacation – Part 5

Our next fast train took us into Spain – first stop Barcelona. Where to begin?! With an apartment right near Catalunya Square we were right in the centre for access to everything.  There is Las Ramblas, the 1.2km vibrant and lively promenade leading to the Gothic Quarter.  On Las Ramblas is La Boqueria Food Market […]