The Secret Canyon – Best kept secret in Arizona, USA

Have you ever seen the amazing photos of a narrow canyon with elegantly curved rocks, colored in 50 shades of red that seem like from another planet? Luckily, they are real and they can be found in Arizona, USA. The canyon is known as Antelope Canyon and has been attracting more and more tourists each year. In fact, it has become so popular, you have to book your tour a few days ahead (you can’t do it alone, as the land is owned by Navajo tribe) especially if you are on a road trip and can’t afford to lose time. I was dreaming of visiting this wonder of nature since the first time I laid my eyes on it, and […]

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Hotel review: Somewhere Hotel Apartment (Dubai, UAE)

For my December business visit to Dubai I decided to book a hotel in Deira because of the vicinity of Dubai International Airport (I had an early departure flight and I didn’t want to risk getting stuck in a traffic jam). I have stayed in several hotels in Deira before and this time I wanted to try something new. I was looking for 1. convenient location, 2. at least 4-stars hotel for a reasonable price and 3. the rooms without carpets because of my ongoing allergies. Somewhere Hotel Apartment seemed to offer all that and a lot more. Location Somewhere Hotel Apartment is a 5-star hotel offering spacious apartment suites in one of the best possible locations in Deira. It […]

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Las Vegas – Mesto greha

Arizona, 2. oktober 2017 – Zbudim se pred sončnim vzhodom, saj se še vedno privajam na 9-urno časovno razliko. Pogled na telefon, ki utripa kot novoletna jelka, mi daje slutiti, da ne gre zgolj za običajen službeni ponedeljek. Saj sem vendar vklopila avtomatski odzivnik, s sodelavci pa sem dogovorjena, da me bodo v naslednjih dveh tednih zmotili samo v nujnih primerih. Pomanem si oči, spijem požirek vode in ugotovim, da me na telefonu čakajo neodgovorjeni klici in sporočila sorodnikov, prijateljev in znancev, tudi tistih, s katerimi nisem govorila že celo večnost. Vsa se začnejo približno enako: »Je s tabo vse v redu? Si še vedno v Las Vegasu?« Bilo je jutro po grozljivem strelskem napadu v hotelu Mandalay bay, v […]

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