New Year’s Eve in Roma: Prosecco & frozen fountains

They say that a lifetime's not enough for Rome. Having visited for only three days, I can absolutely agree with this statement. I've never been in a more beautiful or fascinating city than Rome. The historic cathedrals, abundance of golden sculptures and Ancient Greek and Roman influences make it feel truly magical. I'll admit almost Disneyland-esque,…Read more New Year’s Eve in Roma: Prosecco & frozen fountains

Back from Vacanza! First Round of Pics

Ciao and Auguri a tutti! (hello and happy holidays) It's been a wild last ten days for me as my friend and I are just returning from our road trip around Southern Italy for New Years Eve. From our homes in south-eastern Sicily, we drove up through the Messina port and spent three nights in…Read more Back from Vacanza! First Round of Pics

Catania al Notte: Churches, Cathedrals, Christmas Lights

Ciao a tutti, Having been to Cataina several times now (it`s only an hour`s bus-ride away from my temporary home in Siracusa), I`ve been dying to try to capture the unique city`s energy and history. Now a lively university town, Catania follows a very interesting history because of its close-proximity to Mount Etna, currently one…Read more Catania al Notte: Churches, Cathedrals, Christmas Lights

Bruges: Venice of the north

Ciao ragazzi! I'm so sorry for the delay in posting these photos - Amsterdam photos are coming as well - I've just been so swamped with work lately. Teaching is so exhausting! I was recommended to go to Bruges while I was in Amsterdam by my adopted Italian mother and I'm so happy she suggested…Read more Bruges: Venice of the north

Photography 101: Edge

I’ll be posting a photo every day (or at least I’ll try to) for the month of November as part of The Daily Post‘s Photography 101 online workshop. Each day, we are given a new challenge to interpret through our own photography. I'm sure lots of people posted photos about modern skyscrapers and metal architecture, however here…Read more Photography 101: Edge