Discovering our World

Travel and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World
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Category: Interesting facts / Ciekawostki

Los Angeles on lockdown.

Los Angeles, like the rest of California, has been under a shelter-in-place order since mid-March. Though the move was essential to quell the spread of the coronavirus, it has left the massive city of nearly 4 million, known for its bumper-to-bumper… Continue Reading…


United States – the beginning of the country

I spent last Saturday reading John Steinbeck’s “Journey with Charley” and the more I delved into the journey thru the US with the author, the more I wanted to remember the history of this country and the events that shaped… Continue Reading…


Meet Szczepan Sadurski – fastest caricaturist in the world.

Caricatures and travel Can drawing caricatures or talent and artistic creation be combined with travel? Stephen Sadurski’s example shows that it can. Satirical drawing and caricature He’s always drawn. In elementary school he made his debut in the Young World… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Los Angeles – February 2020

Attractions and trips, something for the whole family, from ultra-modern rides to walks in the historic districts. Amusement parks offer amazing experiences, and famous cultural attractions include the Getty Center, LACMA and Walt Disney Hall. February may be known as… Continue Reading…


Coffee habits in different corners of the world

The culture of drinking coffee in the world is incredibly rich and can come in variety of forms. Regardless of where you are planning to go, it is worth noting this very important element of everyday life in respective country.… Continue Reading…


The entire world is fighting against smoking

The World Health Organization (WHO), assesses the number of heavy smokers, in the world, for about 1,100.000.000 people, of which, about 300 million, are in highly developed countries (200 million men and around 100 million women) and about 800 million,… Continue Reading…


California’s small towns – Santa Monica

While travelling thru Southern California, it’s impossible to resist the charm of the beaches and the many towns, scattered along the Pacific Ocean coast. We will be presenting some of these towns on our blog, and today I wanted to… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Orange County – January 2020

Winter Festival Winter “returns” to Orange County with the biggest winter tradition in Southern California – Winter Fest at the OC Fair & Event Center. This year’s “forecast” predicts 18 days of snow in the winter land. Great fun for… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Los Angeles – January 2020

With Christmas and New Year January starts and it usually means longer nights, gray skies and cooler temperatures. In the end, winter comes even to Los Angeles, although you can only ice-skate on closed ice-skating rinks. Most of the time… Continue Reading…


Columbus Day – quite a controversial holiday

Columbus Day is a holiday that commemorates the day Christopher Columbus came to America. For many people, this day is a way to honor the discoveries of Christopher Columbus and celebrate the Italian American heritage. When is Columbus Day celebrated?… Continue Reading…