Articles by: Irina Alexandra

3 days in Hanoi itinerary

The Dream of 3 Days in Hanoi & How to Make It Happen | A Jam-Packed Hanoi Itinerary

If you’re wondering what to do in 3 days in Hanoi as a first timer, you’ve got to the right place! I could only start that by saying that this peculiar city is wrapped up in mysticism, colors, smiles and kindness. It’s my favourite place in Vietnam.

Hanoi is a city hard not to fall in love with.

First of the 3 days in our Hanoi itinerary is a walk around the Hoan Kiem Lake, a place of folk tales and art. We start with a temple visit and continue by exploring the nearby quarters and most exciting attractions.

The second day is an introduction to the history, as well as political and educational system of Vietnam, while the third day in Hanoi is about the West Lake area, from Pagodas and Temples to modern-day skyscrapers.

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Rotorua one day itinerary things to do

The Ultimate One Day in Rotorua Itinerary (Map & Tips)

KIA ORA! I am writing this post from the beautiful New Zealand, city of Rotorua.

If some weeks ago I was gathering up all my memories about Seville in a day based on my recent trip to Spain, today I am highlighting another wonderful well spent day. This time is about the ultimate itinerary for a day in Rotorua during winter season / beginning of spring.

A weekend getaway from Auckland, at the end of September.

Rotorua is an enchanting small town and weekend getaway set in the idyllic countryside landscape of New Zealand. More exactly, in the North Island, at about 200 km and around 2.5 hours distance from Auckland, New Zealand’s most populated city.

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One day in Sevilla Things to do in Seville

One Day in Seville Itinerary: Best Andalusian Food, Art & Architecture

Getting ready for spending one day in Seville?

As Seville is the one and only, excessively charming capital of the southern Spain province of Andalusia, the experience of only one day itinerary can be quite massive.

You’ll find a city of centuries-old architectural marvels, fully immersed in lush vegetation, jasmine scents and the passionate rhythms of flamenco. A Moorish-Renaissance palace and a gigantic Gothic cathedral reign over the historical center, the labyrinthic Barrio de Santa Cruz.

For me, Seville has always had the air of a vintage postcard. Tallest palms I have ever seen, Mediterranean wildflowers scattered at their feet, quirky fine art, colorful ceramic tiles and intricate archways of the ancient buildings, plus guitar melodies floating above the cobblestone streets, make Sevilla one the most romantic cities in Europe. Durable through time, though so delicate.

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Bali tours, Bali day trips in the countryside

Booked & Loved: 3 Bali Tours & Day Trips From Ubud With a Private Driver

Dreamy Bali tours, day trips from Ubud, with the comfort of hiring a local driver, are a rare insight into most secluded corners of a Hindu fairyland. Surrounded by the wild-emerald waters of the Indian Ocean, the Island of Gods is a tropical paradise, shattering all barriers for art intricacy and natural wonders.


Exploring Bali on your own, with a rented car or by using the so popular motorbike, can be a freedom and excitement-filled adventure. Especially for the skilled ones. But Bali tours with private drivers are also a genuine and affordable way of understanding the local culture of this  heaven-made Indonesian destination.

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French White chocolate from Nice candy shop

French Riviera Luxury: THE Candy Shop in Nice That Makes Your Eyes Pop Out

Going for some luxury shopping in the French Riviera this year? In your place, I would stop thinking about fashion and skip directly to the best of sweets & fragrances that Nice area has to offer: Fragonard perfumes and the exotic flower petals chocolate.


 

Welcome to the real glitz and glamour of Côte d’Azur: the French candy shops!

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