2 nights in Rome

Thursday 4 - Saturday 6 October 2017 Meeting Mario's friends Mario wanted me to meet 2 friends of his in Rome: Cristina and Nico(-lina?-letta?), 2 women who've been a couple for 20 years, although they went through a break-up and a reunion and some rough waters lately. And Nico is moving to Washington DC for …

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Thursday 24 September Arrived by AVE high speed train. My Airbnb apartment is crazy big and cheap! It could easily fit a family of 6 but I have it all to myself. 🙂 And smack in the middle of the center. Wow... The lady who received me barely stopped chattering in her funny Andalucian accent …

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Caribbean Cartagena, and carnaval in Barranquilla

Population: 944,000 inhabitants (and some mosquitos) Altitude: 2 meters / 6.5 feet above sea level Temperature when I was there: 28º Celsius / 82º Fahrenheit Sunday 10th February 2013 Caribbean Cartagena Arrived by plane in Cartagena in the afternoon, took a bus to the centre, and spent time in the blasting heat looking for a …

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