Tulips of the Valley in Chilliwack, British Columbia Tulip Festival

At the end of April-May this year, we visited a tulip festival in British Columbia, Tulips of the Valley.   Each year in April the flowers are grown on the 20-acre field in Chilliwack, British Columbia. Different varieties of daffodils, hyacinths, and tulips can be found while walking along the long, narrow alleys. The colorful flower carpets… Continue reading Tulips of the Valley in Chilliwack, British Columbia Tulip Festival

Montjuic Cactus Park, Barcelona

While often exotic parks are located in off the beaten track areas, in Barcelona, you can find a charming natural garden – Montjuic Cactus Park – just several minutes walking uphill from the city center. Montjuic Cactus Park Barcelona, Spain   The Cactus Park in Barcelona (originally called Jardins de Mossèn Costa i Llobera) – situated… Continue reading Montjuic Cactus Park, Barcelona

Gradac, Croatia: SLOW travel ideas

I’ve been to Croatia for a few times and I’ve always enjoyed its unique nature – a clear seawater with many different shades of blue, steep, massive cliffs and wild, green coasts where a land meets high mountains rising up to the sky.   All of the following can be found in Gradac.   Gradac… Continue reading Gradac, Croatia: SLOW travel ideas