When light lingers on corners and sky touches everything. Was built in 1938 and recently renovated (retaining its Art-Decó facade), to provide maximum comfort, refined style and latest technology while. It is located in the Old City, Don Boutique Hotel Montevideo www.donhotelmontevideo.com.uy, strategically located close the best restaurants, theaters and museums. Restaurants? Its daily menu is made up of just …Read More »
When you paint an “inverted America”. Do not forget: take some cash (the only payment method accepted). Every Sunday, visitors can get lost for hours, looking for painting collections and all types of crafts. Feria Del Parque Rodò is one of the largest markets Montevideo. National brand Manos Del Uruguay https://www.manos.com.uy/, it is a non-profit brand that gives women from …Read More »
ANDINIAN PATH, LOOKING YOUR RIVER AND HAWK – Chilean creative journey, where you cannot keep spring from coming.
Confrontation with destiny awaiting you. Somewhere, there is a Chile you cannot forget. Our “author’s journey” starts from Santiago, Chile’s capital city it a mix of modern and Spanish architecture and savours. Santiago is experiencing a culinary renaissance. Here, maybe you too can wish know where to find blistered empanadas, loaded mechada sandwiches, and parrilla-style steaks. Look the colorful facade and the …Read More »
Cultural changes, inspired by ethical and sustainable design. Such as Barrio Italia and beyond, if you are between fashion friends planning, a trip to Santiago is full of stores in neighbourhoods. Chilean designers, also with many fresh up-and-coming designers, continue to reach great creative heights. Thanks to strong European roots, Chilean fashion industry is among the best in Latin America. …Read More »
ALTERNATIVE ROCK & SURROUNDINGS – Denisse Malebrán: the state of a songwriter, especially with regard working order.
Thoughts around persons or things. Famous for its stunning setting amid the Andes, Chile’s capital city it a mix of modern and Spanish colonial architecture and savours. Santiago is experiencing a culinary renaissance like the one never seen before. In the Chilean capital, maybe you too can wish know where to find blistered empanadas, loaded mechada sandwiches, and parrilla-style steaks. …Read More »
A REFUGEE STRUGGLING TO ADJUST TO LIFE – Mariela Griffor: Growing up between democracy to a dictatorship.
When agents brutally murder your loved one. South of Santiago, the city you will encounter is worth a visit on your way. Concepción will have you forgetting all about your sadness. Is located atop a bluff, wanderfully overlooking the beautiful rocky coast and beaches below. Here you can visit Museum Pedro Del Río Zañartu https://prz.cl/ that tell you the life …Read More »
BALANCED SCENES, WITH FIGURES AND OBJECTS PERFECTLY POSITIONED – Alfredo Valenzuela Puelma: Among four artists known as the Great Chilean Masters.
Silky and luminous brushstrokes, executed with incomparable naturalness. It nice that you have to follow the “bugs” (painted in the streets), to get to the place. The place and the opportunity to see how prepare the candy. La Dulceria, Calle San Enrique 314 (Cerro Alegre). Simply great! Galeria Espacio Rojo (Miramar 175, Cerro Alegre), is a small gallery in the …Read More »
WHERE FROM DISCUSSION LIGHT IS BORN – “Author’s travel” in Portugal, where God writes straight on our crooked lines.
Creative story adds a comma, like Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso, José Saramago and Ana Moura. You do not understand it and you do not explain it. Arriving, the only thing that matters is to feel “the fado“. When you sit on a terrace, overlooking ocean or vineyard, there you feel cut off from the world. You too can observe its ocean, …Read More »
A BLESSED REGION, WHERE A VOICE TRANSFORM INTO FADO ANY MELODY – Algarve & Ana Moura: All you have to do is decide to go, and listen.
Portugal, where you too can live with no excuses, and travel with no regrets. Her fifth album Desfado was released in 2012, and went on to top the chart. The album topped sales in Portugal for 6 weeks. She sang in various nightspots in Lisbon, also becaming known on television. Her debut album was in 2003. ANA MOURA http://www.anamoura.pt/pt/was born …Read More »
YOU HAVE EXCELLENT REASON TO GO IN PORTUGAL – Claus Porto: Colonies and collectible soaps, with fantastic shops in Porto and Lisbon.
A perfect gift for anyone. A visit to the Port wine cellars is a mandatory activity during any trip to Porto, because is the city where the wine ages and is shipped from to all over the world. It is a sweet, red wine, often served as a dessert wine. Known as vinho do Porto https://www.tasteporto.com/port-wine-cellars-you-cant-miss-in-porto/ , is a wine …Read More »
NOT GIVEN TO MAN IN ORDER TO CONCEAL THOUGHTS – José Saramago: Inside us, there is something that has no name; something that is what we are.
If you are sincere today, what does it matter if you regret it tomorrow? It is everything you imagine when you dream of Portugal. Bed & Breakfast Casa da Azinhaga https://www.visitportugal.com/en/NR/exeres/F274FA06-A227-44E6-84C0-9FB5B856A2FE, Rua da Misericordia 25, Golega, is really well kept (the pool is a beautiful surprise). You are now 70 km above Lisbon. Azinhaga is a village in the municipality …Read More »
AGGRESSIVE AND VIVIDE PAINTING STYLE – Amedeo de Sousa-Cardoso: innovative paintings that seem to pave the way to abstractionism.
Discovering best kept secret in modern art. Under this sky, a deadly epidemic had stolen the young life of a promising painter. Its Surf Destination is an annual event organized by the World Surf League. Its fair, having been first organised in 1894, is well known in Portugal. Located in the Metropolitan Area of Porto, Espinho it is one of …Read More »
Some people dream of success, while Maria Blanchard, Gerardo Diego and Melody make it happen. After our “author’s journey” in France http://meetingbenches.com/2019/02/four-travelers-of-french-creativity-between-two-worlds-france-the-endless-lines-of-possible-journeys-including-songs-painted-books/, we offer you our experience in the Spanish creativity. Starting from Santander we will arrive in Madrid, but our final destination is Dos Hermanas, in Andalusia. You will remember the scent of the “beef cheek” and the wonder …Read More »
FOR A GOOD SONG, GREAT MELODY AND LYRICS THEY HAVE TO TOUCH HEART – Melodía Ruiz Gutiérrez / Melody: When you feel like music can affect in so many ways.
There is a melody in everything. Its typical dishes to try, gazpacho, roast peppers and fried fish. The origin of the present settlement dates to the division of lands by a Castilian King. South of Seville, Dos Hermanas http://www.andalucia.com/province/sevilla/dos-hermanas/home is the ninth-largest town in Andalucia. Here, Alquería (a neo-mudéjar style building with horseshoe arches), was built in 1872, becoming a …Read More »
Buy less choose well. Currently it is Calle Echegaray, but when Enrique Loewe Roessberg had opened a leather shop, the name of that street was different: Calle Del Lobo. Later LOEWE had opened a shop in Calle Del Príncipe, for the sale of leather products. Visiting Madrid, you can enter the Calle Gran via number 8 https://www.loewe.com/eur/en/home, where you will …Read More »