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30 September, 2013

Capture the Colour 2013 Competition

Capture the Colour Competition
Capture the Colour Competition

I have been nominated by Shara from SKJ Travel,  Jaklien from Passport and Toothbrush and Katherine from Travel the World to participate in the Capture the Colour 2013 Photoblogging Competition. Thank you very much ladies! The idea of the contest is to select 5 of your favourite travel photos representing the colours yellow, blue, red, green and white. I love taking amateur photos, so I dived into my travel photos and ... here's my entry. Let me know what you think. 
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22 September, 2013

Private Italian Cooking Class in Rome

Kneading the dough in Nonna Lina's Cooking Class
Nonna Lina's Cooking Class
When I hear the word "Italy" I instantly start dreaming about the the delicious mouth watering Italian cuisine; the pasta, the pizza, the seafood, the meat ... and of course the wine. I'm not much of a cook but I always wanted to learn how to prepare homemade pasta. During my last visit to Italy, I got the opportunity to do so ... I went to Nonna Lina's Private Cooking Class in Rome with LivItaly Tours. At 3.30 pm our unique experience started with a pick-up from our hotel ... 
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05 September, 2013

Exploring Santa Cruz Island Galapagos

Santa Cruz Island Galapagos Islands
Santa Cruz Island
Shunned by the Spaniards but loved by pirates, Santa Cruz - after Isabela Island the second largest isle in the Galapagos archipelago - was the first one to receive visitors. This tradition continues even today as Baltra Island, just across Santa Cruz, serves as the main arrival point of visitors coming to the Galapagos Islands. This island was named 'Santa Cruz' meaning 'holy cross' by the Spanish, however the British named it 'Indefatigable' after the ship that had led them to its shores. Upon arrival in Santa Cruz, after a short flight from Quito, I couldn't believe that I finally made it. It took some blinking of eyes and literal pinching to realize but it was true .. I arrived to this unique place, named Galapagos Islands, a paradise on earth. 
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