Well, although the title of the article seems more drawn from the sports press than from an article about travel, I invite you to read the rest of the post so you can have a laugh. A couple of days ago we rented some bicycles in Yangshuo - a beautiful city in southern China about which I will tell you long and hard in other articles - to throw us all day on the rural roads that leave the city and run between rivers and mountains that They seem to be taken out of a story or a movie - in fact, many have been filmed around here - and have inspired the greatest Chinese poets in history.
A few weeks ago, David told us about the agencies that organized tours of the favelas of Rio de Janeiro in particular, and about the agencies that offer tours of poor or marginal areas of cities in Africa and South America. Now it seems that the Brazilian authorities are studying the legality of this type of tourism.
Parking in Vienna can be an odyssey. I recommend that you inform yourself well before arriving since here the fines and stocks are the order of the day. In fact, seeing so many stocks in Austria or Slovakia is something that surprised me a lot. As an example, they gave me a fine and when I called to ask what to do on the other side of the phone, he told me that if he didn't have a stocks or was in the warehouse, it meant he had been lucky.
Namibia (c) Marcel Van Oosten, National Greographic With the motto "inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888", National Geographic magazine today is much more than just a magazine and thanks to the images and campaigns of Marketing has managed to reach a much wider audience than the former subscriber a few decades ago.
Last week Iberia and British Airways joined the fashion of increasing the prices of their rates for the use of credit cards. In both cases, if we pay a national flight with the visa, the price will rise by 4.5 euros while the increase will rise to 7.5 euros if it is an international flight.
Sapa is an almost obligatory destination on your trip to Vietnam. However, the rural area of Sapa in the north has become very commercial. It seems as if the natives of the different tribes of the area have been dressed in beautiful clothes and walk through the streets of Sapa for the enjoyment of tourists.