Cruise Ships: Venetians Say NO

  Months and years of complaints, protests and sensitization have served their purpose. On Wednesday the 19th June, thousands of Venetians rushed to the over sixty polling stations scattered around the old town, taking their chance to express themselves on the grandi navi (literally "big ships") issue. The turnout was so high that the organisers …

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What’s slow travel and why you should try it

Brace yourselves.. a new trend is coming. Since travelers are human beings (and not mysterious creatures as we’d like to believe), we too are affected by fashion and what’s the most fashionable fashion of fashionable travel? Slow travel. What? No, I’m not referring to being stuck in traffic. Let me explain. Nope, it doesn’t mean something like “walk …

Dare to dare

"Keep away from people who belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great." - Mark Twain One year ago my life was poles apart from now: I was unsatisfied, scared by the future and by the present too. Because of economic issues …