Vivid Sydney and Whale Watching

“Though you may travel the world to find the beautiful, you must have it within you or you will find it not.”  Ralph Waldo Emerson   Sometime at the end of 2014, Bucharest, Romania Much of the activity of our family is concentrated around Rotary International (mother just handed over the Presidency of her Club) and Rotaract, of … Continue Reading

June in Barcelona

Read about my very first trip to Barcelona and about a mysterious story.   June 6th 2016, Doha, Qatar, at the airport I came from bay 101 with flight 220 (Bucharest) only to go to Barcelona (flight 137) and come back with flight 146. All 11s. It’s Ramadan already, new month of June. My friend … Continue Reading

More Beirut Dreams

Read here about my other Lebanese adventures: Beirut Dreams (2015) February 18th, 1:20AM, Doha, Qatar Just returned from Asmara, Eritrea where I met such polite, well dressed and beautiful people. Booked for Beirut again a few hours before leaving for Bali. It feels great, just under 2 minutes, I didn’t even check the rates. From Bali … Continue Reading

Witchery Stories in Edinburgh

December 28th 2015, Edinburgh, Scotland Don’t take garbage with you in the New Year. We tend to hang on to our unhappiness and it’s hard to let go because it’s ours, right? … but at the end of the day, if we learn something from it,  we should be thankful for being given the chance … Continue Reading

About Destiny

October 14th 2015, somewhere around the world I think I might go crazy. Every line I read, every song I listen to, every part of movie I see I perceive as a message. A divine message. I started watching The Clone again, the famous Brazilian soap opera which I was watching in 2003. The year … Continue Reading

Beirut Dreams

Read here about my other Lebanese adventures: More Beirut Dreams I guess my life is a roller coaster. From the hectic traffic of Bangkok to rushing an Indian driver around Doha (when a lady announces me it’s weekend by the phone and the counters are opened until 2:30 PM and not 10 PM, like I … Continue Reading

Late Published New Year’s Resolution – Mostly Checked

May 22nd 2015 I wrote this text at the very end of last year, when everybody was getting ready for the “new year, new me” plans. Not myself. I was not so profound, but yet I had some plans… I am taking a risk as I did so many times before and 2 or 3 times … Continue Reading