Meri Ilich – The whisperer of souls

versión español aquí I met Meri, as co-founder and president of Casa Eslava at a meeting of NGOs in Barcelona many years ago; she seemed omnipresent in a variety of intercultural activities in Barcelona. Little by little we had been discovering her many-sided personality: writer, storyteller, author and actress of mini plays, organizer of international…

Erase un hotel …Madrid

Erase una vez…Unce upon a time …. I love fairy tales , I believe in miracles, I’m sure in each women there is a small princess . That time I had a very important event in Madrid and I was searching for a special hotel , a hotel that will make that weekend special ….

Yoga in the park Ciutadella Barcelona

Back to Nature: Taking Yoga Outdoors As  yoga lovers we love do yoga in open air spaces , sacred, power  and special places. Places of Power – the term “power” when used to refer to sacred places ,places of Peace and Power .  yoga teachers do their best to create an ambience of soft lights and pleasant sounds,…

Cherry Bubbly Cake – Čerešnová Bublanina

Yesterday I baked my first-ever  bubbly cake. It turned out delicious. The name of this cake is bublanina, which means, roughly, bubbly cake. It is a light and fluffy coffee cake filled with your choice of fruit. I used my favorite fruits cherry, but feel free to substitute whatever you have at hand. Ingredients: 2 eggs, 1cup…

Marbled Bábovka (Bundt Cake) / Mramorová Bábovka

It’s so easy to bake the Marbled Bábovka and the results are so impressive, that it must be tried by everyone who has a functional oven in the kitchen. Besides, it’s hard to find a simpler and more elegant combination than bábovka and coffee. Marbled Bábovka (Bundt Cake) 2 cups plain flour, plus more to…

Walnut wheels – Orechové kolieska

As I already wrote, I’m from Slovakia. Every sunday in each solvak kitchen smell homemade cookies, gingerbreads, mini cakes that all look and taste delicious. My favourite are Orechové Kolieska (Walnut Wheels) are made with dough called linecké cesto shortbread dough and then filled with walnut stuffing and each is dipped in dark chocolate. I’ll…

CASTLE BURRIAC

It has become one of the most emblematic monuments of the region of Maresme. This castle is located between the towns of Mataró, Argentona and Cabrera de Mar, in a position where visually controls the coast . The 11th Century “Castell de Burriac” is a small medieval castle with fantastic views of the Maresme Coast,…

Restaurant Ward Amman – Flower of my heart.

Ward (means flower in arabic) a great place and lovely good. Wide selection of food with open area, 4 different restaurants in one place. Italian food, Asian food, Mediterranean food and Arabic foood. There are play area for kids safe with staff to control the kids. Overall great place to have food with family, business lunch…

TcheTche Amman good place to eat

Tche de Tche has evolved from the ladies favorite cafe in Amman for a regional chain in no time. And if you ask me why, here is a simple formula … well, nice terrasse, a varied menu that offers snacks and juices as well as a cozy inviting atmosphere and the sheesha. When I am in…

Hotel Barceló Sants – ready to take the train

A futuristic and modern design hotel is very well communicated The Barceló Sants **** stars hotel is presented with a futuristic image, simulating an orbital station that allows to enjoy an imaginary space trip. Located above the Sants Station, and with direct access to the AVE and to the metro and train networks of Barcelona, it…

Monastery San Pau del Campo – oldest in Barcelona

Monastery San Pau del Campo ubicated in Raval is the oldest in Barcelona and is worth visiting inside. Its first times of life stayed outside the walls of the city of Barcelona, hence its name “del Camp” since it was originally in the countryside in the direction of Monjuic. This is one of the Catalan monastic…