15/Feb/2019
Friday, 15 February 2019
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5 cool New York tours youll actually do

5 cool New York tours you'll actually do

Ask any New Yorker the best way to see their city and they'll say 'on foot'. No surprises there, right? But shake up the walking with some authentic food, music, art and a whip-smart guide who can…
A prehistoric island among the clouds

A prehistoric island among the clouds

Standing between Brazil and Venezuela is Mount Roraima, a prehistoric plateau with natural ‘hotels’ and Jacuzzis from where you can peer over sheer cliffs that tower up to 400m high.…
The magical realism of Santa Cruz del Islote

The magical realism of Santa Cruz del Islote

Santa Cruz del Islote could have come from a book by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. It is magical realism: eighteen families live in 97 houses, there is a school, a restaurant that functions as a port, and…
The confusing way Mexicans tell time

The confusing way Mexicans tell time

When I first stepped foot on Mexican soil, I spoke relatively good Spanish. I was by no means fluent, but I could hold a conversation. So when I asked a local ice-cream seller in downtown Guadalajara…