The narrowest street in Venice and its mysteries

Tuesday, the 3rd of November. Finally free from my exams (God help me with the results), I decided to have a look around and spend the rest of the day with myself, wandering around Venice. I had a few destinations in mind, among which the narrowest street in Venice, or "calle" using the local word. …

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Reasons why you shouldn’t swim in the Venetian lagoon

Happy Halloween folks! On this special night, I'll give you a piece of advice regarding our beautiful canals and sea. Apparently, diving in the green Venetian water attracts lots of tourists, as locals have been witnessing for years; this summer was no exception actually. After all, Venetians too used to do so in the past. …

7 Contemporary Scottish Trad Bands You Should Know (and love)

#1 Skipinnish Last June I went to Skipinnish Ceilidh House in Oban(there's one in Fort William too). Once home, I've looked it up in the internet and found the band, love them! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=shXtDoDyTzY #2 Trail West Here's my favourite song of this band, which will surely feature in my "Back-to-Scotland" playlist! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pTU1YRYdhcI #3 Runrig They're …

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 …