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.
ITALIAN IN SCOTLAND: THINGS I WISH I’D KNOWN BEFORE CHOOSING MY FOREIGN UNIVERSITY
University is kind of a big deal. Although many people will tell you otherwise, it's just the reality of facts. When choosing your University, you are not simply picking a course over another: you are selecting a city, a set of people, a whole experience over another, as scary as that sounds. I remember being … Continue reading ITALIAN IN SCOTLAND: THINGS I WISH I’D KNOWN BEFORE CHOOSING MY FOREIGN UNIVERSITY
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.
3 REASONS WHY GROUP TOURS ARE THE WORSE THING YOU CAN DO WHEN TRAVELLING
Whoever said travelling alone is not as good as having company, is clearly dumb. Although I have enjoyed fun trips with friends several times throughout the years, I can safely say group tours are the devil’s best friend. And it starts from the very beginning, when you’re extremely pumped about your new adventure and have … Continue reading 3 REASONS WHY GROUP TOURS ARE THE WORSE THING YOU CAN DO WHEN TRAVELLING
TRAVEL INSPIRATION: CENOTE SUYTUN, MEXICO!
Our travel inspiration of the week takes us to the mesmerising Mexico, in the Yucatan peninsula. In a setting very similar to the cave from H2O: Just Add Water (millennial talking here), Cenote Suytun is an underground cave which will take your breath away and make you feel like in a fairytale. Click to find out more.
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.