Life in Italy. Part 2

I need to be honest here. I have been told so many things about Italy before I moved here, that I was sure I was going to have the time of my life. I don’t know if anything could beat Portugal, but maybe that was it. Well, so far, it’s nothing of what I expected…

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While being away

I’ve recently bumped into this article and it really made me think.  It made me have a deja vu, a deja-vu I have absolutely every single time I am about to go home or when I finally arrive home and I need to meet relatives. The discussions are all the same. When are you going…

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Italy. Coffee shots, pasta and fashion

I’ve been in ESN for long enough to understand that being flexible is the best way to do things, but at the same time, every time I travel or I move to a different place, I just cant help to notice the cultural differences between different countries. I could have ended up this summer in Bruxelles,…

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Thanks EU. Thanks EXPO

While Europe is struggling with the immigrants avalanche and is desperately looking for solutions, me and a couple of other awesome people have been supporting EU into promoting its message at EXPO Milano 2015. What happened there? EXPO Milano 2015  is the Universal Exhibition that Milan, Italy that over a six-month period, Milan becomes a global…

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How Romania stole my heart

Coming here, I never thought I would love this place so much, especially Bucharest. I arrived expecting to be here for only four or five months and that it would be just another trip, a longer one, and that the end would be just another end. The truth is that it turned out to be…

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What Romania made to our language skills

Erasmus: changing life, opening minds for 25 years. We all came to Bucharest with different ideas in mind regarding our communication skills and well, we will all leave with different results. Eddy wanted to learn how to speak English, Alex chose us to practice Portuguese and French, Ana came here to study Russian on her…

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Language exchange Bucharest

When I came to Romania, one of my objectives was to speak Romanian, but I totally failed. Fortunately, my desire to speak Romanian got me to meet some great people: my best Erasmus friends! It was in the first Language exchange meeting where some foreigners came to learn Romanian basics in a very friendly atmosphere…

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Routine number one

Living here in Romania for the last four months, we started to develop some routines; one of it being studying in some places. Alone, with Eddy and Alex, just Alex, friends, just Eddy and Alex, to get some sun and lemonade, wine and salmon, hot chocolate and cake, it has been a great way to…

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Welcome to Lithuania

After a couple of days of rambling around Timisoara, getting to ESN there and how they work ( very good experience btw), we took off to Lithuania on Wednesday, at 6 am in the morning. Basically, I left after a night of no sleep, but super excited about this new adventure. We arrived in Poland…

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