Walt Disney Who was Walt Disney? Walt Elias Disney was born in Chicago in 1901. When he was just a few years old, he already had a talent for drawing, which allowed him, years later, to take to Hollywood a movie only produced with animated cartoons. In 1927, he created the famous mouse, which his . . .
Palm Springs The city The state of California is in the far west of the United States of America (USA) and is one of the largest and most populous in the country. Its nickname is Golden State (each American State has one), which derives from the discovery of gold in the Sacramento River in . . .
Jamaica In 2008 I visited some Caribbean islands and it was unforgettable. It is a region endowed with an extremely rich culture, an enormous history and landscapes that are simply mesmerizing. One of the countries that were part of that trip was Jamaica. The country of reggae and Bob Marley (but . . .
La Boca La Boca is a neighbourhood located in the city of Buenos Aires, at the mouth of Riachuelo River (which flows into the River Plate). The neighbourhood's name derives precisely from this location, given the fact that it’s found at the mouth of Riachuelo River. It belonged to the city’s . . .
Parque Tres de Febrero is also known as Bosques de Palermo. It was in this exact same spot that, on February 3 (the name of the park) the Battle of Caseros took place, in the year 1852, a major event for a city and country. This large patch of green can be found in the neighbourhood of Palermo, in . . .
The city of Buenos Aires is divided into 48 neighborhoods. It is a huge city. In this article I’m going to talk about Puerto Madero, the city’s newest neighborhood and one of the most elegant. I will talk about its history and what it currently has to offer. Buenos Aires is bathed by the River . . .
The 9 de Julio Avenue is the main avenue in Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina. The Argentinian say that this is the world’s widest avenue, but this information needs further discussion… They consider that this avenue is the combination of two central traffic lanes, plus two side ones (Carlos . . .
Central Park is located in the city of New York, in the epicenter of Manhattan Island. It’s one of the city’s most attended places and it has a worldwide reputation.The history In the beginning of the 19th century, the city was growing at a quick pace, given the fast construction of a vast . . .
The Empire State Building is a mandatory attraction in New York.It’s the symbol of the city and of the country itself. It’s located in the central area of the island Manhattan, known as Midtown. It’s a skyscraper built in the Art Déco style, comprising 102 floors and a height of 443 meters, if . . .
The city of New York is known as the Big Apple. That designation came to surface for the first time in a critique of the wealth distribution in the USA. In 1909, the writer Edward S. Martin published the book “The Wayfarer in New York”. In the work’s introduction, the author states the following: . . .