Venice, Italy: Day 2

Venice day 2 began with checking out of my hostel and storing my luggage bright and early! After taking care of that chore, I hopped onto the public bus to head into Venice. My goal of getting up early and arriving early was to get on one of the first vaporettos heading to some of … Continue reading Venice, Italy: Day 2


Venice, Italy: Day 1

Oh, Venice. I expected not to like this tourist hot-spot, but the charming canals captured my heart. As I discussed briefly in my last blog post, I stayed at Anda Venice Hostel in Mestre. Mestre is a city right outside of Venice. If you are looking to go to Venice and want to save some … Continue reading Venice, Italy: Day 1

Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy: Day 3

My last day in Cagliari began with packing up my things. Exciting, right? Enri went to school and everyone else went to work, so I went into town to have a wander around through some shops before meeting Enri back at his house around lunch time. During my wanderings, the craziest thing happened. I was … Continue reading Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy: Day 3

Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy: Day 2

On Sunday, Enri, Marella, Emilio, and I went to a local pastry shop for a sweet treat and cappuccino before heading on a mini road-trip to Barumini, an archaeological site in Sardinia. During the drive, I saw artichoke fields for the very first time. I found the swaying plants to be mesmerizing and wholly unique. … Continue reading Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy: Day 2

Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy: Day 1

Hi friends! I am back to the blog space and United States. My first two weeks back "home" have been a whirlwind...more on that later. In the meantime, I am going to continue to recap my last trips in Europe. Where was I? Oh, yes! I had just arrived to see my host brother Enrico … Continue reading Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy: Day 1