Geneva, (Switzerland) The different experiences that I have gone through over the years have shaped my character in a quite different way when compared with my character as a child and as a teenager. Today, one of the things that I am most passionate about in life and the reason why I came to India,… Continue reading TRAVELING ALONE WAS NOT ALWAYS EASY

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The other home of the wax palm tree

The wax palm tree (Ceroxylon quindiuense) in Roncesvalles, Tolima (Colombia). Photo by Rocío Sánchez Without fear of being wrong, I dare to say that for most Colombians, the ideal place to admire the wax palm, our national tree, is Salento a small mountain town in Quindío. But if you ask me where I fell in… Continue reading The other home of the wax palm tree

English, Stories From India

My first impressions in India

Hindu temple with typical architecture from South India. Pondicherry (India) Before traveling to India, I spent a week in Dusseldorf with one of my best friends from school and her lovely husband, their home is like my second home. My flight to Chennai was scheduled from Frankfurt, so I had to take a train from… Continue reading My first impressions in India

English, Stories from Colombia


Sunset from the beach in Nuqui, Choco (Colombia) Colombia has thousands of places with spectacular natural beauty, Nuqui is an incredibly special place and that is why it is on the top of my list. However, reaching Nuqui in the Colombian pacific coast, is not at all an easy task. Maybe that is one of… Continue reading THE LAND WHERE WHALES LOVE TO JUMP


The story of a writer

Photo by Madison Inouye on Pexels.com Once I had written my personal presentation, I had thousands of ideas on what the subject should be for my first blog. It has been a three-year journey, so there are  thousand and one stories to tell; but after going around and round the matter I decided that is… Continue reading The story of a writer