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Wow Air goes Bankrupt and Cancels all Flights

Wow Air goes bankrupt

By: Carlos Dragonné I never actually flew with them. In fact, an acquaintance did – a New York to Reykjavik flight – and says it was one of the worst flying experiences he’s ever had. We really cannot expect anything else when we pay $99 for an intercontinental flight, probably a little less depending on the offers. And in spite …

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Tips for Traveling as Gastronomy Expert

Tips for Traveling as Gastronomy Expert

By: Elsie Méndez For those of us who dedicate ourselves to the world food all the time, it is necessary to have a couple of tricks that help remind us of the delicacies that cross our paths. The tips to travel as experts of gastronomy that I will share with you today will help you savor the edible souvenirs cross …

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Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary: Tips to Enjoy the Sanctuary and Where to Stay

Monarch Butterfly

By: Carlos Dragonné @sabormexico The monarch butterfly is a symbol of the beauty and biodiversity of our country. To see their yearly migration is to rediscover why Mexico is the land we love so much. The first time I had the good fortune to enjoy the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary was in 1986. The trip coincided with Halley’s Comet so we …

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Where to Stay in Sonoma. The Best Bed & Breakfasts and Inn’s

Donde hospedarse en Sonoma

By Elsie Méndez For one reason or another, the majority of the time we end up staying at chain hotels and sometimes Boutique Hotels. For this trip to Sonoma we decided to stay at one of those small and exquisite properties known as Inn’s and Bed and Breakfasts. We found some options that offer one-of-a-kind travel experiences in a romantic destination …

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Pomuch Cemetery in Campeche. Death Seen in a Different Way

Cementerio de Pomuch en Campeche

“Passing through the arch of the entrance to the cemetery, one can not only see, but also feel the difference upon entering. The Pomuch Cemetery in Campeche, is a very special cemetery where death is seen differently than in most of the world. It is not seen in the terrifying way that many European cultures see it, nor the sarcastic …

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Las Vegas: The Paradise of Chefs and Gourmands

By: Elsie Méndez @sabormexico Until a few years ago, Las Vegas had always been synonymous in my mind with games and shows. But for 10 years now, gastronomy and haute cuisine have become part of the activities that the so-called “City of Sin” offers its visitors. A collection of Chefs and Cooks from the most exquisite and sophisticated kitchens have …

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Hotel Garza Blanca: A Life Lesson of Service

By: Carlos Dragonné @sabormexico To reignite the importance of a tourist destination is not an easy task for anyone. It has to be an effort between service providers, the government, private initiatives and, of course, the tourists who commit their days of rest to a place that may surprise them or, in the worst case, disappoint. However, there are places …

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The Broadmoor. When the Doors of a Dream Open.

Por: Carlos Dragonné The internet has taken the surprise out of many things. For example, fans of roller coasters release countless videos of first-hand experience on the rides before many have a chance to experience it; movie-goers around the world devour any number of spoilers for films they have been waiting to go see; lovers of gastronomy discover the secrets …

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The Broadmoor. The Flavors of 99 Years of Greatness.

By: Carlos Dragonné It is sunrise in Colorado Springs and the sun barely illuminates the manmade lake that divides the towers of the hotel. The mist has given way to the rays that remind us that there are many things to do and that, before anything else, what is needed is breakfast. Just one night ago they took us on …

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San Cristobal de las Casas: Rediscovering Corners

By: Carlos Dragonne @carlosdragonne One of the great advantages of traveling in Mexico to discover new places and revisit past destinations is the range of opportunity to share a table, a glass of wine or a whole day with people we meet along the way. Even better are those times spent with old acquaintances who continue to surprise us. This …

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