“We have given a diploma either to a crazy person or to a genius!” These were the thoughts of Gaudí’s professor who gave him the diploma when Antoni Gaudí graduated from his architecture school in Barcelona. He was a good prophet, wasn’t he? Brace yourself for an architectural odyssey!
The gigantic windmills reminded me of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza. But I was neither in a fairy tale, nor was I in Spain. And I was not fighting them, I was admiring them. If you have ever been to the Netherlands, then, you might know what I am talking about. The country teems with […]
¡Bienvenidos a Madrid, Svet! My name is Francisco Goya. I am going to be your tour guide around the royal capital of Spain. A tiny pixie informed me that you have already marvelled at Barcelona’s resplendence. Gaudí had constructed a city that stupefies its visitors in every direction they look. Now, I will ensure your […]
Gaudí had a dream to construct a city that will make your jaws drop with every step you make. To build something that will enter the annals of history and will talestay there forever. To erect buildings that not only mesmerise their visitors with sheer opulence but also with incredible usefulness. He was not only […]
What do Bulgaria and Iceland have in common? Besides that both countries are situated on the Old Continent and they offer jaw-dropping sceneries, Bulgaria takes the second place after the icy country in terms of diversity and abundance of hot, mineral springs. And since Iceland is quite cold most of the year, Velingrad, lately known […]