Irish Hunger Memorial in NYC

While in New York City I was introduced by my cousin to the Irish Hunger Memorial near Battery Park. The memorial – designed by Brian Tolle – represents the rural Irish hills, with an abandoned cottage, grass and flowers and is a metaphor for the Great Irish Famine. I recommend you to visit this memorial…

My experience in jail

Did you know I’ve been in jail?

10 things to do in NYC

I managed to pick 10 things of what I want to see just for the sake of this post. In fact, my list is huge!

San Martino della Battaglia

Discover the southern part of the Lake Garda with me! Today I’m bringing you to San Martino della Battaglia, near Sirmione. In this place – as the name suggests – on the 24th June 1859, the Piemontese army clashed with the Austrian army during the Second Italian War of Independence. Nowadays, on the top of the hill, stands…

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…

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…

2 places where to eat in Nice

One of the reasons why I love to travel is because I get the chance to eat delicious things and these are 2 places where I ate in Nice (and really liked the dishes). Debin Ur Begad This tiny place in the old city center offers traditional food, such as crepes, galettes and socca. I…

Nice and the French Riviera

As promised, here I am again! I’m still at home from work, but as I just got back from Nice I want to write everything down before I forget anything. I spent 4 days in Nice and it has been wonderful! I did never consider the French Riviera for one of my vacations before, but I’m so…

Bressanone: city flair in the heart of the Alps

A short while ago I found myself writing the following text, which hasn’t been used. Since I put an effort in writing it I thought I could share it with the world of the Internet. So, there you go… Skiing in the morning, lunch in a lodge, at the Christmas Market in the afternoon and…