Tag Archives: North America

Buffalo, (USA)

“The Queen City”, “The Nickel City”, “City of Light”, “The City of Good Neighbors” Although not originally in my plans, it was a terrible temptation not to come here and let the occasion go. After all, what other occasion I … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls, (Canada)

“The most powerful waterfall in North America”, “Border of Canada and the USA” A first time ever trip to Canada could not be without coming to one of the most spectacular natural places on the planet, the Niagara Falls. So … Continue reading

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Toronto, (Canada)

“The New York of Canada”, “The Big Smoke”, “The Queen City”, “T.O.”, “T-Dot” As unexpected as it sounds, planning a trip to Canada this year was never considered, however returning one more time to New York City was the plan … Continue reading

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New York City, (USA)

“The Big Apple”, “The City that Never Sleeps”, “The Melting Pot”, “The Metropolis” NYC! The most vibrant city I’ve ever been and probably without a rival, with only Tokyo coming closer but still, impossible to beat the vibe and thriving live of New … Continue reading

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Cancun, (Mexico)

“Nizuc”, “Throne of the Snake”, “Place of the Gold Snake”, “Riviera Maya” For our last 2 days in Mexico we decided to spend them resting in Cancun. After all the previous busy and tiring days we though the beast we should … Continue reading

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Uxmal, (Mexico)

“Óoxmáal”, “Oxmal: Three Times Built”, “Uchmal: What is to Come, the Future” Another day and another Maya city. The 4th pre-Columbian archaeological site we visit in our trip, sadly meaning only one more left to go. This is quite different to … Continue reading

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Chichen Itza, (Mexico)

“Chi’ch’èen Ìitsha”, “At the Mouth of the Well of the Itza” This is the third pre-Columbian archaeological site we visit on our tour, and one of the finest of the Maya civilization, for the size, history and how well preserved it’s been … Continue reading

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Merida, (Mexico)

“T’hó”, “Ichcaanzihó”, “City of Five Hills”, “Capital of Yucatán Region” Leaving behind the capital city of the country and these beautiful places we’ve been around we move to our next base: Merida, the capital city of Yucatan region. Our main aim for … Continue reading

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