About Me

I'm Booca-Booca. I love colorful things with lots of fine details. I like visiting museums where I can feast my eyes on some really colorful things. Some people say I have really expensive taste. What can I say? I live with another dog, Oliver, but he's pretty lazy. So sometimes I just go out on my own to explore the world. I hope you like the things I share on my blog posts!

Who designed the Statue of Liberty?
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Who designed the Statue of Liberty?

Guess who designed the Statue of Liberty? You know, the famous lady of New York?
Lots of people know that it was a Frenchman, but not many know that it was a man called Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi. And he’s from Colmar. He had a thing for making big, big sculptures. There is a museum dedicated to his design brilliance in this pretty French city. Read and find out more!

Puffin Parade on Skomer Island
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Puffin Parade on Skomer Island

Puffins are the cutest, most adorable birds in the Northern hemisphere, or so we think. They are about the size of a fat pineapple, though weigh far less. They have a chunky body, bright orange webbed feet, and very striking beaks during the breeding season. They fly and swim very well to catch their favorite […]

Made in Japan: In search of the best ever dog bowl
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Made in Japan: In search of the best ever dog bowl

Lucky me! I snuck in on a special tour of a very cool (and FREE) exhibition going on at the British Museum. Made in Japan  talks about a family of Japanese potters called Kakiemon (pronounced kaa-kee-ey-moan) who are famous for making very colorful porcelain dishes for 400 years. That’s a long time for a family […]