TAKE ME BACK…

Have you ever experienced that feeling of not having high expectations about a place and falling in love with it once you arrive? It happened to me last Easter. My boyfriend and I were planning a new trip but we didn’t know where. Since I love winter and we have never been to Norway before,…

LECHLADE

You are never too old to go treasure hunting. The ecstatic feeling of looking at the map, walking in the streets staring at every little detail in the walls of the houses, signs in the corners, or even in an old tree in a cemetery trying to find the next hidden clue. It is a…

Hygge

Happiness, what a complex word. Diffucult to explain, difficult to find. Many people waste their life chasing it, thinking that it is one step beyond them. But what if happiness is not as difficult to achieve as many believe? I have always believed that enjoying the small things in life is the key to happiness….

HORSES, DOGGIES AND BEAUTIFUL SCENERY

The Cotswolds I have what is called ‘itchy feet’, I love moving from one place to another either abroad or just at your doorstep. That is why walking calms me down so much. The singing of birds, the almost imperceptible sound of the wind through the leaves of the trees around you, the pure air…

RAINY DAY

Oh Florence… The city where art is alive in the streets, the buildings, the landscapes or the food. What could make it even more beautiful? The rain. People usually hate rainy days because it seems like a hindrance to their plans, an impediment to enjoy their daily walk, the chat with some friends out a…

LOS AMANTES DE TERUEL

Last weekend (17-19 February), Teruel, a small city in Spain, celebrated what has become a tradition: the love story of Isabel de Segura and Diego de Marcilla or how they are commonly known: Los Amantes de Teruel. Legend says that 800 years ago there lived in Teruel a young couple of lovers. She was Isabel…

CLIFF JUMPING

Who doesn’t love the feeling of adrenaline hitting their bodies?. For me it is one of the best sensations ever and makes me feel alive so I knew that cliff jumping was an opportunity I didn’t want to miss. It all started back in England when I decided to join the surf society at my…

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS

I know it has been a couple of months since Christmas but today I feel a little bit nostalgic and the ghost of Christmas Past appeared to me as my muse. And what is more christmassy than the lights? All the houses, streets and trees decorated creating that gloomy atmosphere and enhancing the Christmas spirit…

STUDYING ABROAD

Hello explorers! Today is a very important date for me because one year ago on this same day my life changed forever! why? because I decided to make the best decision ever: going on Erasmus to England. First of all, just a brief explanation about what Erasmus consists of. Erasmus is a program that allows students…

Get to know me

Hello! I am Andrea and I have decided to create this blog as a diary where I will write down all the ideas I have in my busy mind in order to organize them and to share them to whoever feels interested! Travelling is the thing I am most passionate about in life. I read…