“Origin” by Dan Brown

Origin is the 5th book in which Robert Langdon appears. This time, our friend is in Spain to attend an event organized by his student Edmond, who claims to have made a discovery that would affect our vision of the world and of religion. Of course, something happens and Robert Langdon finds himself running through…

Unusual Venice for 1 day

Venice is one of the most beautiful places in the world. It’s not just something ‘they say’. And apart from the usual and more touristic things one can do, there’s a lot to discover while just walking around. This is what I did on the last day of 2017 when I spent there just one…

My all-time favorite book series

I’ve never written about my all-time favorite books before, so I thought to share them with you. I’ll start with 2 of my favorite book series! The Harry Potter series (7 books) Why It’s the series that marked my change from children to adult books. It’s the series which I grew up with – I…

January 2018 wrap-up

I will try to track the books I read month by month this year and write a little bit about each of them. And if I have something more to say, then I will write a longer review… So here we go (the links are to Goodreads)! Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops by Jen…

Top 15 books of 2017

I couldn’t read all the books I wanted during 2017, but I think I’ve read some pretty nice books anyways and, you know, quality before quantity! So here my personal charts (with links to some reviews I wrote) and a couple of comments. Il cane che guarda le stelle by Takashi Murakami Murder on the Orient Express…

10 books I want to read in 2018

I am the worst person on earth when it comes to actually read the books I have in my library. I tend to buy or exchange books, put them on the bookshelf and forget about them. As I don’t have much space at home, it’s high time this changes, therefore I decided that by the…

When it hits you

This is going to be deeper than usual. Maybe inconclusive. So brace yourselves. I already talked about my anxiety. I am controlling it now and it has been months since my last “real” episode of an anxiety attack. But I can’t say I don’t suffer from it at all anymore. Sometimes I get anxious. Just…

5 things I’m grateful for – 2017 recap

2017 has come to an end and I want to do a very short recap and list some of the things I’m grateful for, that happened this year. I was remembered I’m surrounded by the most wonderful people in the world. I also got closer to a very good friend of mine and I got…

24h in Rome – the 3rd

During my last day in Rome (for now) I enjoyed one of the most beautiful exhibitions. Read about it here!

24h in Rome – the 1st

I know I haven’t posted in a while, but life happens sometimes… I see people, I’m happy, so please bear with me 🙂 I have been in Rome twice now for the last 2 weekends and I’m going to be there again on the next weekend. I’ve been going to a course, but I also…