10 favourite spots in Paris

Since I moved out of Paris, I have been coming regularly once or twice a year. In this time  I have created a little list of the places that I go to every time I come back,  if I have time. No sentimentality or nostalgia behind the choice, but only good quality, great […]


Coolest street of Madrid: Calle Pelayo

I have watched this street develop over the past few years and I can confidently say it is the most upcoming street in Madrid. All my favourite places are here now: concept stores, decor stores, nail salons, hairdressers, galleries, libraries and some great places for lunch in the area! The street takes […]

Morocco, Travel

Long Weekend in Medina of Marrakesh

Cold February seems to be the time that people start planning their first trip to sunny places. Me as well. Marrakesh was a long time dream of mine, now I have been there twice and this will not be the last, as there are very different types of trips you can […]

Portugal, Travel

My unconventional guide to Lisbon

After seeing Torre de Belem, eating a pasteis de nata and listening to Fado, there are still many great things left to do in Lisbon. I first came to Portugal 3 years ago, as a perfect meeting spot between Madrid and London. I did not know what to expect, and every […]


Most instagramed flower shop in Madrid

Tweet Share Share Written by inacircle on March 6, 2017 in Madrid, Spain, Travel This beautiful flower shop is located in Chueca area, in the Calle Fernando VI, just in front of Palacio Longoria. Its sophisticated name, I believe, is inspired by a celebrated Spanish martial song with the same name. This song also inspired  Ramon Fernandez  to create a movie […]

Russia, Travel

A trip from Moscow to Sergiev Posad

While the snowy winter is still going to last for a few months in Russia, why not take advantage of it and go for a 2-day trip outside of the city, to a sacred and a very beautiful old town, Sergiev Posad (Сергиев Посад). The trip is a 1,5 hour drive […]

Madrid, Spain, Travel

3 Spanish designer brands to check out

Nice Things Paloma’s Nice Things Paloma’s is a family-owned brand originally from Barcelona that makes clothes for women and little girls. The style is always very feminine, comfortable, and of their own style, not following mainstream trends. Each collection has a mixture of prints, colors, designs. I especially love their digital prints […]


3 Amazing Specialist Bookstores in Madrid

Librería Tres Rosas Amarillas Pop-up and Children’s Books Calle del Espíritu Santo, 12 11AM–2PM, 6–9PM Sunday Closed This small bookstore in Malasaña neighborhood I found through an article in NYTimes and decided to go see for myself at its collection of pop up books, which is, according to the owner and writer, José Luis […]