Global warming in Alps

Last 4 years, we go to a little town Alleghe in Alps valley, Dolomiti. Sadly, I have witnessed the changes of the climate and changes of the life year by year.

Finding snow over 3340 meters

It become very difficult finding snow on the Alps mountains where only a couple of years ago a lot of tourist used to go for ski. (more…)

Tenerife Carnival

Does carnival mean entertainment?

Carnival is a Christian festive season that occurs before Lent (a kind of fasting), the festivities typically occurs in same period all of the Christian world, during February or early March, in this period people have celebration and parade with masks and street party. Because of the excessive consumption of meat and alcohol is proscribed during the Lent, Carnival is the time to (more…)

What’s the meaning of going Pisa city if you dont give a pose with Pisa Tower!

Pisa city is the only place in the world where the tourists go crazy to take their funny photos.

The leaning Pisa Tower is the freestanding bell tower of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa. It is situated behind the Cathedral and is the third oldest structure in Pisa’s Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo) after the Cathedral and the Baptistery. Neither the history of the tower nor cathedral we are interested in, but giving a pose with the tower. It’s super popular activity to pose pretending holding up, carrying, kicking or eating the tower. You can be taken photo as creative as you are. (more…)

Are you sure you know “kebab”?

Adana Kebab!

A_ Hi! Where are you from?

B_ Turkey, the city called Adana. Have you ever heard?

A_ Not really…

B_ Do you know kebab?

A_ Yes.

B_Adana is the city where kebab originally come from, Adana kebab!

This is typical dialogue I had tens of times. Then the conversation continues about the matter that the kebab known in Europe is not really kebab, it’s doner (döner) which in Turkish means “rotary”, and it’s not kebab. (more…)