Category: Europe

Viterbo Christmas Village and the “Van Gogh Shadow” exhibition!

Good afternoon sweeties and Happy New Year to you all!! How did you spend the first few days of the year? I am slowly recovering from dinners and late hours (I think I am beginning to feel my almost 30es :(… ouch). This first week of the year, I have been here in Viterbo with my beardy boy and yesterday afternoon we took a… Read more →

Little Italian treasures: Bomarzo monster’s park!

This month, while working at the corrections of our doctoral thesis, me and my beardy boy took refuge in Viterbo. As a Viterbese “Doc”, the beardy boy (with no beard – he shaved to remake his passport!!) is bringing me around his region to discover the beauty of his land. These days have been truly remarkable, I felt in love with the… Read more →

Spring break- Turin in 3 days!

Although spring this year has a very bitter taste, the alarm clock in the morning reminds you that everything continues, inexorably and beautifully, to run its own course. The sun that warms the grass still wet from the dew, the rebirth of flowers and colors, the Easter of resurrection for believers and non-believers and a proud life crescendo. This past weekend… Read more →

Iceland- Reykjavik and around

Double click on your Spotify. Eddie Vedder- Guaranteed. Start the music! There are trips that inspire stories, those that you get home- from endless hours between airplanes and transfers- and make yourself a cup of tea, to sip without even realizing it, for the rush to throw all your thoughts on a white sheet. Other trips- well, you just want to hide them, like secrets… Read more →

Vist Scandinavia: Oslo in 2 days

It’s 4 pm and I get my usual break at work. I drink my cup of coffee and sit on the big orange sofa they have just delivered for our common room. It’s a sunny day in London and the Big Ben shines in all its beauty out of the gigantic window. “Do you guys have plans for the weekend?” Me:… Read more →

3 days in Barcelona with my Beardy Boy!

As usual, it’s my late birthday celebration holiday and my beardy boy and me are on a flight from London to Barcelona. While London is lying under a thick layer of fog, there’s no better way to recharge your batteries than watching the waves touching the sand on a sunny and warm day! A friend of mine living in Barcelona… Read more →

My holidays in italy, a suitcase Odyssey!

Spending Summer days in Italy is everybody’s dream, good weather, great beaches and obviously, lovely food. I am italian and although being aware of the infinite number of unrisolved issues my country is still facing, I truly believe it is the most beautiful place in the World to spend my summer holidays! Moving from London is a bit of an Odyssey… Read more →

The island of rainbows: Madeira! (part 2)

Ciao Belli! As promised, tonight I will finish to tell you about my wonderful trip to Madeira! So let’s start from where we left.. it’s always me, my beardy boy and our lazy punto car! The next stop-over is Ponta do Pargo, a diamond-shape territory located on a fabulous cliff, on the western edge of Madeira! You can get there by… Read more →