Para un mexicano es difícil explicar su sentir al escuchar la palabra “¡Viva!” o las campanadas la noche del 15 de Septiembre. Simplemente se siente feliz porque sabe que desde 1810, su país se declaró libre. Fue el día en que los héroes de independencia decidieron reclamar sus derechos y pelear por su nación. Continue reading
Places to Visit
Una de las casas mas visitadas en la ciudad de México es la Histórica Casa Azul, La casa de Frida Kalho.
Durante nuestro crucero por las islas griegas tuvimos la oportunidad de pasar por Santorini que es un archipiélago circular de islas volcánicas al sur del mar Egeo.En la antiguidad uno de los nombres que se le dio fue Thira y posteriormente se le comenzó a llamar Santorini (italiano) en honor a Santa Irene. Continue reading
In 1991 during the excavation for an office building in lower Manhattan, workers found more than 400 skeletal remains of African Americans. They had found the “Negros Burial Ground”.
The Brooklyn bridge represented forward thinking during the Industrial Revolution. It was modern engineering and visual appealing architecture. It was the world’s first steel-wire suspension bridge. Continue reading
If you are in New York and love movies and television, then you will love this all movie things museum. This museum has preserved more than 130, 000 artifacts, which 1,400 of them are currently in its permanent exhibition. They also present movie screenings and have remarkable changing exhibitions. Visiting help us have a unique appreciation experience of the art and history of the movie image industry. Continue reading
Friday nights in New York can be fun if you start your evening in one of the most iconic museums. Yes, I am they type of person who will pick a museum instead of a club on a Friday night. Specially if it is the place where you finally have a closer look at many of the modern pieces you saw only in books at school. Artwork by Van Gogh, Picasso, Monet, Dali, Matisse, Pollock, Warhol, Kalho, Rivera, Gauguin, Wright , just to name a few. Continue reading
This is a must visit national park in Washington, D.C. where you will find the Washington Monument, WWII, Vietnam, MLK Jr., Thomas Jefferson, the Korean and other Memorials. Near this broad green-space are the Smithsonians museums, and minutes away the White House and US Capitol.
In the heart of Pennsylvania’s downtown you will find the home of one of the most important symbols of liberty in the United States. Its the cracked bell that is in exposition in front of Liberty Hall since 2003. Continue reading
Watkins Glen is a small town in New York famous for its auto race track and its State Park south of Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes region. During my summer in Manhattan we visited Watkins Glen State Park for two hours and I widely enjoyed it. If you are into some hiking, this is a magnificent place to do it. Continue reading