A Streetcar Named Desire…

once upon a time .. and  it had wooden interior and few seats.  From its large windows you could admire the world that flowed. It’s been over a century since those old trams crossed the city for simple transport. But this old means of locomotion has not lost its old charm. The tractors of the…

Red gold from the Douro valley

From our good friend at saltoportugal.com I received some information I want to share with you. “God gave Douro precious wines so that people would come and find all the other treasures, says Abílio Tavares da Silva. He is a successful software engineer who fell under the spell of the Douro valley. After going back…

Family Friendly European Vacations

VIENNA Where to begin? Vienna has such a great selection of activities for kids that both parents and children can have a great time in the city. Here are just a few suggestions as to what you can do: Schonbrunn Palace, the former summer residence of the imperial Habsburg family, is a palace, children’s museum,world’s oldest zoo and the…