Beautiful parks in Mexico City

Best parks in Mexico City

Mexico City feels like it was built around a jungle. Each street is lined with contorted trees, protruding aloe, and stoic cacti. Vines and flowers dangle from balconies and splay themselves along the walls of the city. The city’s relationship with nature is evident, if not ostentatious. It has seeped into their art, their literature, and city design. This is …

The best beaches in Sarasota

Best beaches in Sarasota & 5 reasons to visit Sarasota

Sarasota is a magical place, a seaside city on the Gulf of Mexico tucked into the southwest corner of FL between its better-known neighbors, Tampa and Ft. Myers. I moved here 6 years ago after enduring 45 years of Mongolian winters in the Northeast and Midwest, mainly just to enjoy year-round sunshine, salty warm breezes, palm trees, and exotic birds. …