Tripatini

the world's smartest travel social network

Jose Balido's Blog (131)

Vieques & Culebra, Puerto Rico's Paradise Isles

Sasha Fenix



 

The Latin-flavored bit of the USA in the…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on December 6, 2019 at 11:10am — No Comments

The ‘Bons Temps’ Still Rolling on the River in New Orleans

 

Joel Carillet



 

Truly, very few US cities have such a particular flavour, colour, and culture as the…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on November 22, 2019 at 9:30pm — No Comments

History & Culture in Cuba's Third City, Camagüey

             MikeVanSchoonderwalt



 

There's no other Caribbean island that's quite the total package like…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on May 16, 2019 at 9:02am — No Comments

7 Eggstraordinary Easter Spots in Europe

kaprik



 

As the cradle of Christianity, the Old…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on April 21, 2019 at 8:22am — No Comments

Diving into Roatán, Honduras

Renee Vititoe



Right astride the Caribbean's largest barrier reef – also the world’s second largest after…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on April 19, 2019 at 12:47am — No Comments

29 of Mexico's Most Magnificent Beaches

            oneinchpunch

This is quite a tough list to compile without letting it balloon to a cast of dozens. I…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on February 3, 2019 at 6:11am — 1 Comment

In Southern Italy, Why 2019 European Capital of Culture Matera Is a Marvel

Matera, European Capitals of Culture 2019 deimagine



 

Some three to four hours from Naples (depending on whether you're driving or taking the bus/train) and six south of…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on January 30, 2019 at 8:01am — No Comments

Saddling Up on Uruguay Ranch Vacations

                  Kobby Dagan 



Argentina…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on January 8, 2019 at 4:46am — No Comments

What Do You Do on Boxing Day in London?





L2F Nov 17 London Ice Skating by Glenn Brunette Flickr commercial license



Continue

Added by Jose Balido on December 26, 2018 at 8:20am — No Comments

Discovering Fascinating Havana, Cuba

For those of you who haven’t visited this city of just over two million residents, I highly recommend you put it on your bucket list, because it’s an experience like no other in the world. 



Once known as the “Paris of the…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on December 9, 2018 at 7:35am — No Comments

Cloudspotting: Clouds From Both Sides Now

L2F Nov 13 cloudspotting Noppasin shutterstock_140626405



When many of us are wee nippers, we stare up at the clouds in fascination at the various and multifarious fantastic forms simple water droplets are capable of creating in our atmosphere. As Joni Mitchell once sang it, “rows and flows of angel hair/ and ice cream castles in the air/and feather canyons…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on November 23, 2018 at 10:07am — No Comments

10 Must-Visit National Parks of the USA



Many if not most countries of the world, of course, set aside choice pieces of territory to protect and often showcase precious natural environments. But thanks to its size and a conservationist ethos dating back to the mid-19th century, few countries offer the number and…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on August 15, 2018 at 4:40pm — 1 Comment

Alentejo Dreamin' - Portugal Bucolic & Beachy

                Francisco Caravana





When it comes to the many attractions…
Continue

Added by Jose Balido on June 15, 2018 at 2:38pm — No Comments

The Yucatan's Top 12 Archaeological Sites

            Progettocrema

Some of the world’s most famous ruins can be…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on April 24, 2018 at 8:44am — No Comments

Street Art of Havana: A Photo Essay

In the past decade or two, art has truly been one of the bright spots in Cuba‘s cities, and especially in capital Havana. In addition to a quite fine …

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on March 26, 2018 at 10:02am — No Comments

Meknes, the Most Undersung of Morocco's 'Imperial Cities'

             Karol Kozlowski





The kingdom of Morocco is rooted in a series of North…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on March 4, 2018 at 1:59pm — 1 Comment

America's Top Martin Luther King, Jr. Sites



As many Americans honor the towering Civil Rights icon who gave his life to make the USA a little better place, his legacy is under greater attack than its been in years - including now at the highest levels of the U.S. government. And so on this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, as a Cuban-American with afro-Cubans in my family tree, I’m…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on January 15, 2018 at 12:42pm — No Comments

Classic Cars of Havana: A Photo Essay





Thanks to Cuba's long isolation from most international trade, the United States’ economic embargo since 1960, and a ban on Cubans buying new cars, one of the things most striking about Cuba has been that many if not most of the automobiles on the road even today are the same now-vintage…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on January 14, 2018 at 6:32am — No Comments

A Treaty & a Treat: the Fun, Historic Dutch City of Maastricht

           …
Continue

Added by Jose Balido on December 15, 2017 at 9:09am — No Comments

Dresden, Germany, a Fabulous Phoenix

            TTstudio





To visit the capital and largest city in Germany’s state/region of Saxony today, you might never guess that the…

Continue

Added by Jose Balido on October 12, 2017 at 3:19pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

Your Travel Pix

  • ADD PIX
  • SEE MORE

© 2019   Created by EnLinea Media.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service