7 days in Sicily

7 days in Sicily

When I was in Florence in Erasmus most of my friends were actually from Sicily. So Maria, my flatmate, and I, decided we should fly there during our Easter Holidays and visit the island. We stayed two days in Palermo, took a bus to Taormina where we stayed one and a...
Milan – on top of the Duomo

Milan – on top of the Duomo

After six years I returned to the city of Milan. I would rather have visited the lakes of Lombardia but the logistics of transportation were almost impossible so I returned to the city with a colleague who had never visited Italy. One of the things I wanted to do...
Arona, Italy – My first layover with TAP

Arona, Italy – My first layover with TAP

It all started with a spontaneous e-mail with my resume to TAP Air Portugal in November 2016 and a year and a half later here I am, on my first layover with the company. After going to Geneva and returning to Lisbon, we landed at Milan Malpensa airport, the first time...
Reasons to go to Florence in Erasmus

Reasons to go to Florence in Erasmus

I studied architecture in ISCTE-IUL. ISCTE is known as a business and management university and a lot of people are still surprise to find out that you can study architecture in there. You have some advantages, as to work with people from very different fields, but...
Ferryboat from Ancona to Split

Ferryboat from Ancona to Split

I officially left Italy and I’m on my way to EFIL‘s Volunteer Summer Summit, this year in Bosnia. This summit is a meeting of European AFS volunteers, the organization with which I went in exchange to Germany for a year in high school. I left Florence by train in the...
2 days in Milano

2 days in Milano

Our Erasmus adventure started! Maria and I arrived to Milan, where we are spending two days before going to Florence. Milano is beautiful, but not amazing, you have to know Italians to show you the beautiful places, hidden from the tourists. On our first day we...