By Joanna Weryńska Joanna Weryńska, a journalist from Krakow, was the first person to see Ernest Hemingway’s last Christmas tree after it arrived at his house in Key West. A nun from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota kept the small artificial tree for 56 years. In early December, she gave it to the wife of … More My Day in the Hemingway Fortress. Today, Nobody Can Live in the Key West Villa. Nobody, Except 54 Cats
If you are a publisher, writer or simply a book lover, you should come to Poland this week. The former Polish capital, Cracow will turn into the international capital of literature for a few days thanks to two literary events; the 21st International Book Fair and the Conrad Festival. Several hundred writers from around the … More Great literary feast
Paris has the Mona Lisa but the Louvre Museum is evacuated definitely too often. Miami is like sweet candy, but a coconut can fall on your head during an innocent walk. Where to simply enjoy your vacation? As an experienced traveler delighted in all the wonders of Old Florida and with great respect to the … More Time to visit Krakow !
Some places in Paris which are real treasures.You can discover them only by accident or if you know someone who knows someone. They are outside exposure. Despite being located in the most popular areas of the city. Because the real Paris is a hidden Paris. Du Faubourg Saint Honoré Street is a stone’s throw from … More History of the smell of love
Matthew and Nathan are two little boys from Indonesia fascinated by science and architecture. Their big dream was to see Paris from the Eiffel Tower just before Xmas. They were so excited we went to the Eiffel Tower to fulfill this dream. We walked through the security checks and here waited for us very unpleasant surprise. The … More The Eiffel Tower staff strike
Paris has many surprise spots. L’ Oriental is one of them. In the elegant galleries of the Palais Royal Garden, just five minutes from the Louvre there is a little shop, unusual for more than one reason. First, it has been here since 1818, so it’s one of the oldest establishments in the french capital. Then, … More L’ Oriental
Many people go to the Louvre just to see the Mona Lisa. But the Louvre hides many secrets and can be tamed. Here are some not commonly known facts about the Louvre : You can glimpse remnants of the original medieval moat Though the 13th-century fortress built by King Philippe Augustus was destroyed. Nobody didn’t know … More Tame the Louvre