Discovering our world: Myanmar

Hello my dear readers, We are halfway through the week and this means that we are halfway to the weekend 😉 This week we have discovered a few benefits of beans, today let’s discover Myanmar, the second country on earth that produces dry beans after India. Myanmar also formerly known as Burma, is a huge […]

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Discovering our world: California and its amazing culinary experiences

Hello my dear readers, How is your week so far? Are you in the mood of discovering another piece of our world? Stunning landscapes, spectacular coastline, snow-capped mountains, expansive deserts, sunshine, amazing agritourism and urban sophistication, this is California or the Golden State. San Francisco enchant its visitors with shopping, sightseeing, museums and gourmet dining. […]

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Discovering our world: Toscana, Italy

Hello my dear readers, How is your week so far? And because last time we’ve discovered the grapes, today let’s dig into Toscana or Tuscany, one of the most important wine regions in the world. Tuscany is best known for its famous red wines: Chianti, Brunello di Montalcino and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, that have […]

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Discovering our world: Kolkata, India

Hello my dear readers, How is your week so far? I hope everything is going smooth. We have seen that eggplant or brinjal is grown on nearly 550,000 hectares in India, making the country the second largest producer after China with a 26% world production share, with major producing states West Bengal (30% production share), […]

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Discovering our world: Venice, Italy

Hello my dear readers, Have you ever been to Italy? If yes, I guess you did not miss Venice 🙂 and if not yet, remember that Venice is a must see city, at least once in a lifetime! For me there’s no other city in the world like it! Visiting Venice is truly an experience […]

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Discovering our world: Padua, Veneto, Italy

Hello my dear readers, How is your week going? August is almost over….can you imagine? Times really fly…make sure you don’t waste it 😉 As promised in my last post, today I’ll take you almost in my home backyard, let’s discover Padua. At the center of the Venetian lowland, between the lagoon, the hills and […]

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Discovering our world: Gānsù, China

Hello my dear readers, Maybe some of you are in holiday, lucky you, and some of us are still in the office, not so lucky 🤪 However, I hope your week is going smooth no matter where you are. Now that we know that the first place in the world that produces watermelon is Gānsù, in […]

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Discovering our world: Sicily, Italy

Hello my dear readers, I hope your week is awesome so far 🙂 Today let’s discover Sicily, the first Italian region that knew the tomato plant and one of the most beautiful and fascinating regions of Italy, rich in history, wonderful beaches and particularly suggestive natural landscapes, a dazzling blend of rolling hills, volcanic mountains, and coastal […]

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Discovering our world: Genoa, Italy

“Lying at the bottom of his gulf with the careless majesty of a queen … Genoa comes, so to speak, to meet the traveler” (A. Dumas, 1841). Hello my dear readers, I hope you are having a great week so far 🙂 As mentioned in my previous post, today I’ll take you to Liguria, to […]

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My travel bucket-list: El Nido, Palawan, Philippines

Photo credit: Popsicle Society – Google map El Nido it is about 420 kilometres (260 mi) south-west of Manila, and about 238 kilometres (148 mi) north-east of Puerto Princesa, Palawan’s capital, in Philippines. It is ranked currently as # 4 in Condé Nast Traveler’s list of “20 Most Beautiful Beaches in the World” and it is knows for its white-sand beaches, coral […]

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