Tel Aviv – Old Jaffa and Carmel Market

The first time I flew to Tel Aviv I visited Jerusalem, so the second time I had to visit the city we fly to! One of Tel Aviv’s biggest attractions is Old Jaffa, supposedly the old center of a neighboring port city – Jaffa. Like many places in Israel, it is famous for...

One day in the old city of Jerusalem

TAP’s new “love-hate” route is Tel Aviv. Love, the destination, hate, the flight and its schedules. The thing is the flight takes more than five hours and the Israeli passengers are the most disobedient I have ever seen – always standing, which does not facilitate the...

Internet in Japan

Traveling to a country where we can not read a single character and where it is difficult to find a person that speaks English fluently can be a challenge. But nowadays the internet saves us from everything! In order to move from one place to another,...

Istambul, where Europe meets Asia

Istanbul is not the capital of Turkey, as many people think, but it is without a doubt the city with the most history in the whole country! I was there in the summer of 2013, when the political situation was starting to be violent, but we never saw anything very...

Balloons of Cappadocia

In 2013 I went to Turkey with Viagens Abreu, another family trip to which my father used us every summer. I remember perfectly how they announced that year’s destination with a riddle: “It is a country whose capital most people think it is another.” I first thought of...