Chickens for sale

Yes, they are real, and yes their have been dyed. Buy one at the local market for 20 pesos and bring it home. Crazy, or what?

My local hero

El Pípila is the nickname of the local hero of Guanajuato. In 1810 he became famous for an act of heroism, fighting for the Mexican Independence. His name is still famous in Mexican history and they built a monument in his honor in Guanajuato. My local hero is the hard working Mexican boy, el chavo, with…

When autumn comes

Check out this beautiful photo of Guanajuato captured by my good friend, Roy. The yellow church is La Basilica de Nuestra Señora built in 1961, and behind that you can see the University which was established in 1732. Have you seen the movie Once upon a time in Mexico? Big parts of the movie are shot in…

In colors of the rainbow

Mexico, the country of colors One of my favourite cities in the world is Guanajuato. The city is placed in the centre of Mexico, two thousand meters above sea level. The narrow cobblestone streets climb up and down the city centre, and every hillside is covered in small beautiful houses painted in colors of the…

Dromomania, you say?

Welcome to my blog I write about traveling and tourism around the globe. I write about destinations I know, destinations I dream of and weird sites and people that fascinates me around the world. Food, Art, Music, Nature and Language are some of the most important things for me while travelling. A lot of my spare time…