The backpacks of a backpacker A few years ago, among those of us who were dedicated to writing about travel and destinations, a controversial phrase, insulting in a veiled way for the category from which one differed, "I am not a tourist, I am a traveler" ran. The halo of moral superiority of some, aware, respectful, tolerant, understanding, served to lift their spirits and their backpack from the ground trodden by ignorant, selfish, wild, demanding and impolite with suitcases.
Coinciding with the investiture of Liverpool as European cultural capital 2008, the first hotel dedicated to the Beatles has been inaugurated in the city: the Hard Days Night Hotel. The main icon of the city is being the center of the cultural events of this year and the main engine for the attempt of recovery that this English city is making less.
Police watching the Tashkent Metro The reputation of having the most beautiful Metro in the world is for the Russian city of Moscow, so it is not easy to talk about another underground transport system without comparisons being odious. But as in Tashkent is the only Metro in operation in all of Central Asia, it is recommended as a tourist attraction and its design is of Soviet heritage - in fact, the first line was inaugurated coinciding with the 60th anniversary of the USSR -, I allow that license .
The peninsula of Baja California Sur is ideal to be discovered with a rented car. The freedom of some keys and a steering wheel always gives a trip that personal touch in which we adapt the itinerary to our liking and get a sense of freedom difficult to obtain when we depend on the schedules and routes of public transport.
Quejicas, stingy, arrogant and with a lousy knowledge of the local language when it is different from yours and even clumsy with English, the world lingua franca. They are, without a doubt, the characteristics that the worst tourists in the world bring together, according to 4500 professionals from the sector of 27 countries of the world, who participated in a survey of the Internet travel agency, Expedia.
Tribute to other travelers who also passed through Marbella (from left to right: Charrua, Manu, Chan, Mel, Torrente, Alex and Karim) For most, Marbella is associated with ferraris, yachts, Arab sheikhs and jet-set. They are probably right, but I get rid of all of them because a week ago I was on vacation in Marbella and there was only one thing that kept me busy: finding taverns.