Still feeling groggy from the altitude, we made our way to the top floor (@ Casa De Mama) to have breakfast. The view was stunning, this is what I call enjoying breakfast in style (bar the constant headache). 812 more words
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MOSCOW — Moscow does not exactly want for colossal statues.
Nothing says “Soviet Union” quite like the imposing “Worker and Collective Farm Girl,” with its hammer, sickle, forward stride and idealized physiques; or Lenin glowering down on the capital, albeit now staring at a Burger King. 89 more words
Santa Rosalia is the patron saint of Palermo, Italy.
Rosalia was born to a wealthy Norman (mixed Frankish and Scandinavian origin) family in 1130. Rosalia denounced her position in society and, instead, chose a solitary hermit’s life in a cave on top of Mount Pellegrino. 391 more words