Author: menelaos

Altitude, dirt and salt. So why am I smiling? 3

Altitude, dirt and salt. So why am I smiling?

We didn’t waste any time. As soon as we arrived in Tupiza we searched and found an agency that organizes tours to the Uyuni salt flats (What is that? Read below you lazy sods!)....

It has begun!! 1

It has begun!!

My arrival in Buenos aires and my short stay have managed to push me once more towards believing that everything happens for a reason. Sunday noon and I’m already at L.’s place who is...

Madrid 2

Madrid

Madrid then. It’s the second time I come here. First came I came to visit M. and had stayed approximately 10 hours. This time I came to see L., but I’ll stay longer: 30...

Santpedor 1

Santpedor

Having had to run like hell for my flight, I eventually reached Barcelona where I’m planning to stay for two days. I’ve been in this impressive city before and I have a soft spot...

We came… We saw… Everything BUT Depeche Mode! 2

We came… We saw… Everything BUT Depeche Mode!

Time is around 16.00 on a very sunny wednesday afternoon and I have only JUST made it for my flight out of Athens and towards Barcelona. This was the closest call ever. To give...

Idiot’s guide to getting overly busy in Greece: 3

Idiot’s guide to getting overly busy in Greece:

My time in Greece is almost up and to be honest, I don’t feel having realised being here. The first days where, however, fun and food filled, spending easter weekend at Stelios’s house in...

Planes, trains and automobiles and a cheese-filled epilogue. 5

Planes, trains and automobiles and a cheese-filled epilogue.

How can one man’s journey from Argentina to France last 48 hours?Simple. By taking a plane from Buenos Aires to Sao Paolo, another one from Sao Paolo to Madrid, wasting 4 hours at that...

Farewell Buenos Aires 2

Farewell Buenos Aires

So many memories, so many images… how many people, colors and odors do they consist by. Even if I remained idle all this time, I wouldn’t have been able to avoid this influence. 17...