Category Archives: 05. May

Montpellier, (France)

“The City of Medicine Teaching” Once again in the middle of a very busy (and tight) weekend in order to fit as many places as we can, taking the advantage that our flight would depart later in the night from … Continue reading

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Arles, (France)

“Roman: Arelate”, “Colonia Iulia Paterna Arelatensium Sextanorum” Continuing right after visiting Nimes and at only 30 kilometres south, we could not let then chance go away without including the beautiful and historic World Heritage City of Arles. Smaller than Nimes, yet packed … Continue reading

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Nimes, (France)

“The French Rome”, “Colonia Nemausus” It was the year 2011 when I first came to this city on my high school trip to France and Italy, and never returned. A very long time pending for a proper return to this … Continue reading

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Mantua and Sabbioneta, (Italy)

“Etruscan god: Mantus”, “Roman: Manto”, “The most important Renaissance city in Italy” Continuing with another great day in this very busy weekend visiting so many places in such a short time, we move towards both Mantua and Sabbioneta. One complimenting the … Continue reading

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Padua, (Italy)

“The city of Palladio”, “Roman Vincentia: Victorious” On our second part of this day, after visiting the city of Vicenza, we complete it with Padua, really next door. It’s only 40 kilometres to the east of the former, just 17 … Continue reading

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Vicenza, (Italy)

“The city of Palladio”, “Roman Vincentia: Victorious” Another return to Italy, and once again to the north just after few weeks since the last trip. Somehow, there is always somewhere else to go and visit, non-stop anywhere you go in … Continue reading

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Crete, (Greece)

“Europe’s first advanced civilisation: The Minoan” Still with jet-lag after our trip to Ecuador, just 4 days after our return and here we go again on a plane, this time bound for another Greek island never been before: Crete. So … Continue reading

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