Wrap up of Week 2
Some hooligans lighting firecrackers next to the church

My, my, another week bites the dust. Time is such a silly thing, the days feel slow for me here, which is something I thought I’d never experience again. The day was spent helping with the chores as usual. ┬áI also binge-watched a television series on my laptop. Sometimes you still need to stay connected […]

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What day is it now?

We’re at the tail-end of my second week here, and this week has been very consistent. I’ve fallen into a light routine of wake-up, make breakfast for myself, study italian for a few hours, eat lunch, and then help with some of the chores. Today I was supposed to go for a walk with one […]

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Paradiso
I'm completely enchanted by the sunset here.

Nothing out of the ordinary I’ve come to known for the time being occurred yesterday. I woke up early, 8:30 am, lounged around for a bit. There’s plenty of sunshine to soak in and fresh air to breathe. In the afternoon┬áI helped with the chores (lavoretti) and helped my aunt bake a cake (which I […]

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A full week!
Ho circondato da bellezze!

I left for Italy from America on the States’ Memorial Day Holiday, a full week later and I am still here on an Italian holiday. Today was Festa della Repubblica in Italy. We celebrated by pretty much doing the same thing we did yesterday, so as far as recanting a magical experience in the bucolic […]

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Sunday Snoozeday
Woo second place!

I love how in most countries Sunday is the day for ultimate relaxation. Sundays always have a quietness about them, the timid day of the week. And in Italy, a quiet Sunday after a late night Saturday was well received. Few people who travel get to actually experience it like the locales. Travel guides will […]

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The Crazy Day.

Yesterday (Friday 5/30) I was supposed to start my WWOOF. And you even got a sneak peak of my experience there with my last post, which is now completely irrelevant. And here’s the story (il racconto) of what happened soon after I wrote that and why I’m not at that farm anymore. After my cousin […]

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Starting my WWOOF today

I just arrived on the farm about an hour ago. It’s very beautiful here and the host has been so nice so far. However, I’m actually really nervous. And excited. But my nerves are absolutely destroying me right now. I’ve never truly been this alone in the world and it’s causing me to wonder if […]

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Day 3, Pace.
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Today was quiet. We did a lot in the past two days so waking up a little later and just taking the time to enjoy my surroundings was great. It was raining on/off in the morning, so we were also hesitant to get caught in a storm. It stared slow with a simple breakfast of […]

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Let’s try Day 1…again!
The pictures does the speaking here.

So I’ve just woken up from a nap and feel a bit refreshed and able to think a tad more straight. A tad. My journey started yesterday when I left for the airport in New York- Monday at noon. My plane took off almost an hour late due to a mechanical problem. I was fortunate […]

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