Heading To Texas? Here Are Five Cities You Must Visit

  Texas is the second-largest state in the U.S. Located in the south of the country, it has a varied landscape of pine forests and deserts, and a long sprawling river that borders Mexico. Although the Texan weather is generally good, it can also be quite humid at times. The state is home to some amazing cities, all of which have their unique reasons to visit.To help you plan your ...

Read More

Nay and yay: classical vs modern art in Madrid – episode 2, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia

Note: this is part 2 of my Match of the Madrid Museums feature, pitting classical art against modern art in the city's two star museums. You can read part 1 on my visit to the Museo del Prado here.After a rather underwhelming visit of the Museo del Prado - or rather, overwhelming in a bad way -, I was glad to go back to what I enjoy most with a visit of the ...

Read More

Nay and yay: classical vs modern art in Madrid – episode 1, the Museo del Prado

I need to come clean about something: I don't like classical art. To be more specific, most of it leaves me pretty indifferent, and some of it I actually, actively dislike.Don't get me wrong: as someone who draws like a two-year-old, on a purely objective level I really admire the scope and precision of some classical paintings and am in awe of the technique and gigantic amount of work that has gone into ...

Read More