Laura Acevedo D'Ambra

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​Gmail activa oficialmente la opción para 'deshacer envío' de emails

Google ha informado en su blog que, después de cinco años de mantener esta herramienta en fase beta, finalmente está disponible desde la web.<p>Gmail ha activado la opción "Deshacer el envío" después de más de cinco años de mantenerla como parte de las herramientas de Google Labs dentro de la …

Elie’s Lima

<b>Elie Gardner</b>, a freelance photographer who contributes to <i>Traveler</i> magazine and has led trips for National Geographic Student Expeditions, grew up in a tiny town in North Dakota. Work brought her to Peru’s capital city in late 2010, and she’s been there ever since. Elie loves speaking Spanish, …

Los Cabos: A Window to Paradise

When I landed in Los Cabos, I almost immediately started daydreaming. You will too, if you come here. It’s rare that I arrive at a destination and start planning my return trip. Cabo hooked me in an hour.<p>Why? It’s something I started calling “Baja Soul” — a feeling of complete tranquillity. I …

The Dish on Puerto Vallarta

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The scene: A beautiful woman sips a fruity drink out of a coconut, lounging on a picture-perfect beach with a pink hotel in the background. The words “<i>Puerto Vallarta“</i> are scrawled across the strangely muted image, immortalized forever in the postcards of yesteryear. Take me …

Mexico’s Secret Beach

I don flippers and a life vest, leave my goggles, smartphone, and camera behind, and line up to dive into the waters off the coast of Mexico’s Marieta Islands.<p>Clusters of people jump off ahead of me — couples, friends, families, all bobbing in the water like Halloween apples. I survey the landscape …

Insider’s Guide to Mexico’s Independence Route

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Though timing a trip in the fall during Día de los Muertes is highly recommended, these picturesque towns offer a vibrant art and music scene that’s well worth experiencing any time of year.<p><b>Here’s a brief insider’s guide to visiting this exciting region:</b><p><b>Where to Eat</b><p><b>La</b> …

Where to Find the Perfect Croissants in Paris

As dawn breaks in Paris, doughy smells permeate the air, and locals line up at neighborhood <i>boulangeries</i> for freshly baked croissants to enjoy alongside their morning coffee–and as an afternoon <i>goûter</i>, or snack.<p>These yeast-leavened pastries from Vienna—known there as <i>viennoiserie</i>s—reportedly arrived …

Food in Ecuador: a lesson in diversity

Andrés Dávila ducks into a covered market in Quito's Unesco-protected colonial centre. Aisles are laden with baskets of colourful fruit, sacks of spices and tables piled high with legs of beef.<p>He buys a selection of herbs from a smiling matriarch who sells greenery ranging from leaves for tempering …

Eating All the Food in Ecuador

As is often the way when travelling, my daily lifestyle in Cuenca tends to revolve around food. More specifically, the time of day and my location in …

Ice Cream

The world's best places for extreme eating

Here’s where to wrangle the world’s weirdest foodstuffs into your stomach.<p>1. Rocky Mountain oysters, Montana, USA<p>Seafood in Montana? Uh, not exactly. Also known as prairie oysters, calf fries, cowboy caviar, and swinging beef, Rocky Mountain oysters are actually the deep-fried testicles of young …

Hong Kong

On the trail to Tikal: a Guatemalan jungle adventure

A new three-day trekking route is giving local communities the chance to guide travellers deep into the Guatemalan jungle through the Maya Biosphere Reserve to the magnificent ruined city of Tikal, once a flourishing metropolis at the centre of the Maya civilisation. <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> went to …

South America

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

France

Exploring London's secrets: five great walking tours

You’ve taken a spin on the London Eye, explored the Tower of London and made funny faces at the Queen’s Guards. Been there, done that? Well, not quite. There’s more to London than its iconic landmarks. Whether you’ve lived here all your life or are just visiting, these five walking tours, which …

England

10 imágenes para empezar el año

Vuelan desde La Máquina de Hacer Pájaros 10 imágenes y los mejores deseos para que aprendamos de las lecciones de 2014, las conservemos en nuestra …

The Strokes - Someday (VIDEO)

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Dancing with Costica - Photographs and text by Jane Long | LensCulture

The Dancing with Costica series initially came about when I decided to brush up on my retouching skills. After finding the Costica Acsinte Archive on Flickr I became fascinated with the images and their subjects. I wanted to bring them to life. But more than that I wanted to give them a story.<p>I …