La Mercé; Barcelona’s Biggest Street Festival

Throughout the summer, each ‘barrio’ (neighbourhood) in the Catalan capital of Barcelona hosts its annual street party, showcasing papier-maché sculptures, elaborate decorations, free music concerts, fire-runs (corre foc) and human towers. Fiesta de la Mercè is like the Big Mamma of all the festivals livin’ it up throughout the Gothic Quarter (el Barrio Gotico).   History […]

Vietnam’s answer to Disney World: Vin Pearl Theme & Water Park, Nha Trang

On a tiny island, a mere gondola ride away from Vietnam’s high rise, high-energy beach resort of Nha Trang where you can indulge in watersports and shopping by night and indulge in spa experiences and rooftop cocktails by night, lies Vietnams answer to Disney World: Vin Pearl Land. Hon Tré Island, home of Vin Pearl Land, was formally […]