Rome in 5 days

I finally had the chance to revisit Rome, Italy. I lived in the city for three years when I was in Middle School, but I was never a tourist in my own city. I rediscovered Rome for the first time, and doing it at 22-years-old was a lot of fun. I stayed in a great […]

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Why You Should Travel The World In Your 20s

Traveling will make your life richer even when you’re poor. If you don’t know what you’re doing after college and have money saved up, travel. If you want to travel but you’re broke, work tirelessly for a few months and save up. Do anything you can to buy a plane ticket away from your comfort […]

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The Italy Diaries: Chapter Two- “When in Rome, do as the Romans do”

I’m sure we’ve all heard of the saying: “When in Rome, do as the Romans do.” For me, even at 9 years old, it was relevant. I quickly adjusted to school and my mother and I started to get comfortable, fast. It also helped that the apartment we were put up in was already furnished. […]

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The Italy Diaries: Chapter One–“How to impress kids on the first day of school”

If you’ve read the “who am I” section of my blog, you’d know by now that I lived in Italy for 3 years of my life. From 4th to 6th grade, I attended a private school where my mother taught English. I remember everything fondly. The other day I was scavenging through some old junk and in a box, I found three gems. Three of my very old “Italy diaries,” which I totally forgot existed. In one of the diaries, every page is perfume scented. Not a lot has changed.

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