Cagliari, Lecce, Matera, Perugia, Ravenna, Siena - Where do you place your bet?

by Liana Vasilescu
The program "European Capital of Culture" was initiated by the Council of Ministers of Culture of the European Community in 1985, at the initiative of Melina Mercouri, Greek Minister for Culture, aiming "to celebrate the contribution of...

COSTA RICA - “Still more monkeys than people”

by Liana Vasilescu
With an average annual temperature of 26 degrees Celsius, two oceans, more than 1000 kilometers of beaches, 26 national parks and less than 5 million inhabitants, Costa Rica is more like an adventure in a crystal ball: the nature is...

ADVENTURES OUT AT SEA II

by Iulia Fulicea
There is no other sport where the way all the team members interact is as important as it is in yachting, nor one that requires as much technical and tactical proficiency, so much knowledge in meteorology, physics, firstaid, fitness or...

LESS IS MORE

by Iulia Fulicea
During the past few years, thanks to the way we employ technology, our way of life has taken a dizzying turn. Everything is on fast forward. We're living in the age of speed; it takes hours to travel between towns, countries or even...

SUMMER SKIING

by Alex Dobrescu
I can't really remember how it was that we came to decide we should go skiing in high summer, but does it even matter what gets you going, as long as you manage to make a dream come true? While Europe is drowning under the torrid days...

ADVENTURES OUT AT SEA

by Iulia Fulicea
Yachting is not a particularly popular sport or pastime around here. The reasons are manifold, and I'm not going to get into them now, the main one being that during the communist regime sea access was limited and subject to various...