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From Dubai to South Africa

Wow, I can’t believe myself how fast the time has past. The 2 1/2 months after joining my new home-at-sea are gone. From Dubai via  Abu Dhabi and then India, Sri Lanka, Zanzibar ( Tanzania) and the Seychelles, here is how I saw few of the places I went out at. Dubai Dubai is with no doubt a city of contrast, innovation and creativity. It … Continue reading From Dubai to South Africa

6 months at Sea across the Indian Ocean, Red Sea and the Mediterranean

It is the very early morning of the 17th of November and here am I sitting in my favourite coffee shop at the airport of Varna, Bulgaria, just waiting to board the first of the three planes, I’m about to take today before reaching my end destination – Dubai. I will have a shot time to recover before boarding the Silver Cloud cruise ship tomorrow, … Continue reading 6 months at Sea across the Indian Ocean, Red Sea and the Mediterranean

Gourmet Market -Les Halles de Lyon -Paul Bocuse

What are the first three words coming to your mind when you hear about the city of Lyon? Mine were beauty, silk and gourmet. Chosen for the best gateway city in Europe for last year, Lyon has become my favorite city in France too. Famous as the Birthplace of cinema, world capital of silk, Lyon is also known as the gastronomic capital of France and … Continue reading Gourmet Market -Les Halles de Lyon -Paul Bocuse

St. Barths- part of beautiful Europe in the Caribbean

Just three hours away from New York or with easy access from most of Europe’s finest – Paris, Amsterdam, London there is small piece of exclusive land, a heaven, so worth  of visiting – St. Barthelemy island or St. Barths. Even though, I didn’t like most of the Caribbean islands, I have visited, St. Barths was different. With a multicultural background, St. Barths belongs to France … Continue reading St. Barths- part of beautiful Europe in the Caribbean

Eat, Dream and LOVE Bali

Ever since the book and movie “Eat, pray and Love” were released, a trip to Bali, climb very up in my “bucket-list”. I considered myself super lucky to have incidentally landed onboard a luxury ship, visiting Italy, India and then having three days in Bali, just a week before my holiday was scheduled to begin,  from another city I already wrote about – Singapore. I have … Continue reading Eat, Dream and LOVE Bali

Singapore in 2 days

Founded some time in the 13th century, Singapore was once called the Sea town. Nowadays, the city has many nicknames, my favorite of which is the ” The Lion City”. Strategically located  on the southernmost tip of continental Asia, the city was soon to become one of the biggest trading hubs, financial center, a meeting point of culture and  traditions giving out that beautiful vibes to be … Continue reading Singapore in 2 days