You really feel like being in a fairy tale, the whole design is very playful and includes loads of natural elements. The hotel La Montagna Magica is situated in the Huilo Huilo biological reserve in Chile. The concept could not be better. It is built in the middle of a biosphere declared as a national heritage by UNESCO. Biosphere here ...Read More »
BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA, ARRIVE THE ETRUSCHIS: At the Bratislava Castle, the exhibition “Etruscans of Perugia”, until March 29, 2015
An exhibition, a collaboration between the Slovak National Museum and the Italian Institute of Culture, an exhibition that offers dozens of exhibits – until March 2015 – coming from Umbria, a region of central Italy, the area of ancient Etruscan settlements. The greatness of a mysterious people, with a DNA preserved in the Italian regions called Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio, ...Read More »
THE SITUATION PERSISTED IN HIS CRITICAL: “Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all.”
…………………. The situation persisted in his critical, for the past two days. It was supposedly a 45-caliber bullet that had caused the injuries, the most feared because of its mass and its relatively low impact speed that allowed him to release energy more slowly inside the target, causing greater damage. George noticed, down the hall of the emergency department, the ...Read More »
LIKE THE SAILORS, HINDELOOPEN, NETHERLANDS: Landscapes and old sailing ships, channels and timeless furniture.
Not far from Amsterdam – my city – I’ll take you in a “little-big” place, co safety to leave a precious memory. I knew Hindeloopen (Friesland), many years ago, with my father. Today, back in the small village of sailors, I will show you and tell you what it has never disappeared from my memory. As you can see, those ...Read More »
UNITED COLOURS OF ABC’s – The ABC’s are attitude, behavior and communication skills. No matter how old I get, I’m still gonna mentally sing the abc’s to see which letter comes next.
A – Accept: Accept others for who they are and for the choices they’ve made in spite of their beliefs, motives or actions. B – Break Away: Break away from everything that stands in the way of what you hope to accomplish in life. Believe in yourself. C – Care: Care about others. D – Decide: Decide that you’ll be ...Read More »
IT IS IRRELEVANT THE JOURNEY, ON CONDITION THE HORIZON IS VAST: Four emotions in dialogue, with the thoughts of the writers and readers, travelers and artists
There is no here without there. It is a pen and ink drawing done on paper with a wash over metal-point accompanied by handwritten notes created by Leonardo da Vinci using his left hand around the year 1490. The design was inspired by the Roman architect Vitruvius (born 80-70 BC). Leonardo envisaged the great picture chart of the human body ...Read More »
ITS WAS NECESSARY TO DISCUSS THIS UGLY EVENT OF BELIANSKA CAVE: When he kissed his wife, her lips remained rigid and tight
……………………. It was necessary for Pavel to discuss this ugly business of Belianska Cave with Petra, but when he saw her returning from holiday in Camargue at Bratislava airport, he realized that something has changed. When he kissed his wife, her lips remained rigid and tight, not soft as in their moments of tenderness. Petra looked absently, while he was ...Read More »
EVERY TIME I’M WITH HER: My newfound friend is radiant, even when speaking of a corpse and his remaining ragged clothes.
………… Since we had met each other again after so long, every time I’m with her, I would stay there a little more. She had also talked about the landslide of those bricks and the possible existence of an underground walkway. Today is Friday and this morning we should finish the photo-reconnaissance and remove the fragments of the funeral shroud ...Read More »
RESISTANT TO WEAR, HOW REAL FRIENDS: In the rain and heedless of the sun on your shoulders or in your hands. No, they are not used by postmen
Hello. I’m Zoe. I accidentally discovered Meeting Benches, finding just casually a topic that fascinates me: traveling. Yes, travel comfortably and with style. I like – especially – short trips “hit and run”, but when I return home I always have a rich haul of memories. People and places, but also objects and images. Sure, I have a camera, but ...Read More »
ITALY, FLORENCE, PALAZZO PITTI: You have until February 22, 2015, to enter into the “Sala degli Argenti”
An exhibition? Even. http://www.milanoartemoda.com/index.php/it/moda/372-i-tesori-di-buccellati-in-mostra-a-palazzo-pitti-dal-2-dicembre . A precious treasure of the Medici family, for all to see? Even. We prefer to imagine this opportunity in a different way, intriguing. Imagine entering the room of a goldsmith, imagine quell’artigiano is deeply enamored of the goldsmith connected to the Florentine Renaissance. Okay. We introduce the craftsman, and more precisely what he has given ...Read More »
EMBRACING ITS ALSATIAN LOVE: While many human beings walked past them quickly, the two continued to scrutinize in the eyes
………………….. Austerlitz was walking as always to the left of her companion, one hand holding the envelope with two dolls for her daughters Alena and Amalie, while with her right arm hugged her love of Alsace. She stopped suddenly, turning to observe the color of the eyes of the left man, but her eyes were bright precious opal in that ...Read More »
………………… On that afternoon, a crowd of children Samburu filled the courtyard in front of the parish church. George figured mentally that they were in an age group between asylum, and that of the primary school. They had come from every corner of the town about the same time, while calculating the time on simple position of the sun. The ...Read More »
TRAVEL IN ITALY: “While waiting for departure, I watched the luggage. A suitcase with my clothes, my bag and a case full of fear.” Mary Magdalene, December 18, 2013
Is known as the “Stendhal Syndrome,” but also as “Florence Syndrome”, where in the city is often manifested by dizziness and hallucinations that affect tourists in visual contact with the emotions and psychic Renaissance art, of which the city is impregnated. During his trip to Italy in 1817, Marie-Henri Beyle – Stendhal – was also in Florence, leaving the description ...Read More »
THE THINGS HAD CHANGED, AFTER NIGHT OF FULL MOON: Jacques Delors cried for a long time at his home in Aigue-Morte
…………………. Jacques could not tell Petra that things had changed after their night of full Moon on the meadow north of Kopanice, because sex was unexpectedly also entered into the precarious balance that he lived with his wife Denise. She should tell her that even if the deterioration of the relationship with his wife was also well advanced irreversibly towards ...Read More »
WE HAD NOT SEEN, EACH OTHER, FOR MANY YEARS: I realized too late that the hand that I offered in greeting is still gloved in latex.
…………………… We had not seen each other for many years, even though we knew about each other, because the town had grown impetuously but remained at a size where word got around, such as those that spoke of my recent separation which obviously had not gone unnoticed. << Although you unrecognizable in a sterile mask and gloves, I seem to ...Read More »