Category Archives: Enjoying your Life

Tips and tricks about leisure, tourism and daily life in the San Francisco Bay Area and when living nearby Stanford. This category is full of good ideas for the weekend, where to shop, anecdotes about the local culture and things to do to connect with others and meet people.

Easter in the Catholic World

Easter, together with Christmas, is one of the most important Catholic festivities. During the Easter Holy Week, Catholics celebrate Jesus Christ’s Death and Resurrection. It is celebrated during the first Spring full-moon Sunday, and therefore its date changes every year. … Continue reading

Posted in History & Culture, Holidays | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Easter in the Catholic World

Top 5 Places You Need to Visit in the US!

While you are here don’t forget to advantage of all the sightseeing the US has to offer. You will find traveling around the US is a bit like traveling around Europe in the sense that customs, dialect, food and music can … Continue reading

Posted in Enjoying your Life | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Top 5 Places You Need to Visit in the US!

6 Weird things we had to adjust to during our first year in the Silicon Valley

Looking back at my first 18 months in Silicon Valley, here are a few things which had an incredible impact on our life-style. It actually took a while to figure out what they were, but I can now make an (almost) complete … Continue reading

Posted in Enjoying your Life, Food, History & Culture, Holidays, State of Mind, Transport, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 6 Weird things we had to adjust to during our first year in the Silicon Valley

Top 5: Places to take Your Guests in the Bay Area

Chances are you haven’t been in the Bay Area long before you find yourself hosting a guest. We all feel pressure to make sure our visitors have an enjoyable and memorable time. Hopefully this list of the top five places, … Continue reading

Posted in Enjoying your Life, Leisure & Destinations | 1 Comment

There’s an app for that…in the Silicon Valley

If you’re living in the Bay Area or Silicon Valley, and you have a smart phone…there’s an app for that… You’ve arrived! You’re here in the technology capitol of the world, some say, so embrace technology and let it help … Continue reading

Posted in Enjoying your Life, Fun with Kids, Getting Settled, Having a Family, Leisure & Destinations, Shop Shop Shop, Social Scene, Transport, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on There’s an app for that…in the Silicon Valley