Category Archives: 01. February

Palermo, (Italy)

“Phoenician: Ziz”, “Greek: Panormos”, “Roman: Panormus”, “Sicilian: Palermu” Finally and although unfortunately for a very short time, we managed to make a first contact with Sicily in Palermo, its capital city. A long time desired destination where unfortunately it is rare … Continue reading

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Thessaloniki, (Greece)

“Thessalonike, half sister of Alexander the Great”, “Symprotévousa: The co-capital” Another weekend, and another city not been before. What else can I ask. This travelling bug is now reaching unthinkable levels to the case that since November last year, I’ve spent … Continue reading

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Sintra, (Portugal)

“Roman: Civitas Olisiponense”, “Medieval: Suntria”, “Arab: Xintara” Once more like for the past years three years on the row, we returned to the beautiful city of Lisbon to spend the weekend. This time with the intention of spending Saturday for touring the world … Continue reading

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Siena, (Italy)

“Roman: Saena Julia”, “In Legend: Founded by Senius and Aschius, sons of Remus” On the following day of this quick and very busy weekend after being to Cinque Terre, we decided to spend it for visiting Siena. For me this means returning … Continue reading

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Cinque Terre, (Italy)

“The Five Lands” Here we are at the first weekend trip of the year, after a long holiday through Central America, and without counting my quick visit to Madrid the previous weekend as that was not for travelling but to be … Continue reading

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Pisa, (Italy)

“Portus Pisanus”, “Colonia Iulia Obsequens” On another of those crazy Ryanair deals of just 1£ per way, we obviously could not resist the temptation of spending this Saturday in Italy. Furthermore, not just the usual travel group, but a much … Continue reading

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