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 […]

Spain, Travel

Most instagramed flower shop in Madrid

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 with the same name in […]

Spain, Travel

5 Spanish brands to check out

 Spain has not only Zara,  Mango, Carolina Herrera, and Loewe, in fact, there are more interesting local brands to explore on your next visit to Madrid: 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, […]

Spain, Travel

4 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 […]