Ever wondered what it's like to actually live in the city you're travelling through? Scared of falling into the tourist trap, you may end up second guessing every place you visit wondering whether it's truly worth the visit, or if it's all part of a bigger scheme to indirectly manipulate your trip's agenda. which includes … Continue reading Milano like a local: the unofficial travel guide. First stop: landmarks!
Exploring Tuscany: Massa
Ah, Tuscany. The land of vineyards, of romantic getaways, of art and literature. And for this year, also the land where by romantic partner had to move for work related reasons. Being the curious pinball that I am, we obviously had to take the opportunity to explore all our surroundings and make the most of … Continue reading Exploring Tuscany: Massa
On happiness, beauty and the million ways in which travel can inspire you.
** This is me publishing an old draft (2018) that never saw the light of day, and that I think we all need right now in these crazy times! Stay strong everybody ** It's easy to feel down, constricted in your own surroundings, unable to escape. Sometimes, as much as you would like to be … Continue reading On happiness, beauty and the million ways in which travel can inspire you.
TRAINS & REALITY.
Have you ever stopped to wonder what happens to the trains you do not take? Where do all those people go and do they eventually reach what they were looking for? What if trains were not simply means of travel taking you from one location to another, but bridges between realities existing individually and in … Continue reading TRAINS & REALITY.
GUY FAWKES NIGHT: A BRITISH CELEBRATION OF CIVIL UNREST
Who is the guy and why is there fire all over the place? British culture will explain.
THE BIG NOTHING: October un-appreciation club
"Life is such an endless sum of beginnings and ends, consecutive events which mean all and nothing at the same time, this huge, massive, imperative big nothing. Because we breathe the same air and we eat the same things and we live the same way and it's like we don't make a change at … Continue reading THE BIG NOTHING: October un-appreciation club
“So you do Architecture?”
This week I found a really cool event to go to at BIRD, a nice little building which somehow is a restaurant and a pub and a club and a concert venue all at once despite any rule of logic. The event was called CityLab and it was basically a meet up of all the … Continue reading “So you do Architecture?”
In the past two weeks I spent as an official resident in Rotterdam, I have come to learn a few things about the beautiful thing that is the dutch population: They love their bicycles more than a child - they have decorations, different colours, cheerful baskets and everything you could think of. It's like a … Continue reading THE LOBSTER