Dragobete, Romanians’ celebration of love

Romanians celebrate love  and the beginning of spring today. Dragobete is somehow the Romanian traditional equivalent of Valentine’s Day with pagan roots and with different customs in Romanian rural areas that is celebrated each year on February 24. It comes from Dacian time, Dragobete was the son of Baba Dochia and is considered the God of Love, a…

Are detox programs worth it?

My answer would be NOT really… but I am not fully convinced yet The message captured in the above image is quite suggestive for how my life is. The tablet was a birthday gift and I have to recognize that often I struggle between the two… Being the regular corporate woman working from morning till…

Curaçao – culinary experience

Well, as I already mentioned I love food more than anything else in the world… so, anytime I go to a place, I’m really excited about the dishes I will try and do my best to taste as many local flavors as possible… forgetting that I have to take care of my weight For sure, Caribbean islands…

Constantin Brâncuşi works in Romania

Today would have been the great Romanian sculptor birthday. Slowly Romania is granting the right merits to this amazing ambassador. At the end of last year, February 19 was declared a national holiday, as Constantin Brâncuşi Day, unfortunately not a free day for employees yet. Of course, main of his works can be admired abroad, especially…

Curaçao – a colorful island

Some would say that this is one of the Caribbean’s best kept secrets. I may not confirm such statement, but I can say it is a colourful, modern one where you feel safe at any time and that offers plenty to do for all kinds of travellers. I was lured by this island by simply…