Tag: CULTURE

REVERSE CULTURE SHOCK: REPATRIATING TO ITALY (FROM THE UK)

Italy. The country of art, of music, of literature. And most importantly, the country of contrasts.

Find out what my reverse culture shocks were when moving back to my home country.

GUY FAWKES NIGHT: A BRITISH CELEBRATION OF CIVIL UNREST

Who is the guy and why is there fire all over the place? British culture will explain.

BUSKING SUNDAYS: Jack Broadbent

Find out this week’s busker!

5 CULTURE SHOCK MOMENTS WHEN MOVING TO THE UK (AS AN ITALIAN)

Moving is bound to bring changes. When the moving involves switching countries, this can be extremely overwhelming at times, bringing about what are normally referred to as ‘culture shocks’. As a young Italian in the UK, these were mine.

WE’RE ALL HUMANS

(photo courtesy of http://www.businessinsider.com/) I was on the train yesterday, on my way back to Milan to then get to the airport and catch my flight. It was a bright, warm and sunny day, although the early morning covered everything in a fuzzy haze of… Continue Reading “WE’RE ALL HUMANS”

5 THINGS I LEARNT IN POLAND

Poland has been a great trip for a lot of reasons, from it being my first proper solo trip to all the amazing places I got to see and all the things I got to experience. Landing in the middle of the night in… Continue Reading “5 THINGS I LEARNT IN POLAND”

A TRIP TO THE GoMA

You know how New York City has a world famous museum of Modern Art, always advertising the most interesting exhibitions in the world while you are lying in your foreign bed wishing you were there to see? Well, I will have you know Scotland… Continue Reading “A TRIP TO THE GoMA”