My travel Blog
Stories from my travels
A walk on the hills of Arzignano, my hometown.
The Laughing Buddha, the favorite restaurant in Pokhara, Nepal. Excellent food, good prices, nice people.
During a trip in Nepal I thought of the benefits that can have traveling, of how it makes you feel free and happy and serene.
Tibetan refugees around the world, in particular in Pokhara, Nepal.
A walk in the old town of Pokhara, among table tennis challenges, weird snacks, a lot of smiles and the most warm welcome.
Verona is considered one of the most romantic cities in Italy and for Valentine’s Day there’s a festival dedicated to love
Diary of 7 days of trekking along the Annapurna Sanctuary trek, in the Nepalese Himalaya.
The best places to enjoy a panoramic view of London, probably my favorite experience in town. And they are free.
Almost ready for the trekking in Annapurna.
A few days in Pokhara enjoying nature and planning a trekking on the Annapurna.
Diary from the first day in Nepal, visiting Kathmandu and surrounding area.
Diary from Bandipur, a quaint village on the hills of Nepal.
First crazy days of adventure backpacking in Nepal.
A walk on the hills of San Zeno, Arzignano.
Stories and pictures from a backpacking trip in Georgia. Tbilisi and Vardzia, the mountains of Svaneti and Kazbegi, the vineyards of Kakheti.
Dinner-aperitif in Calvarina, on a hill above Arzignano, with focacce and cold cuts.
Dinner at Corte di Casale in Vicenza, an old farmhouse, the perfect location and the best food to celebrate weddings in Veneto.
Dinner with bruschetta and a gelato at the Laita, an old house converted into one of the coolest restaurants in the Chiampo area.
Pictures from the Infiorata in Bolsena, a celebration of the Corpus Christi where the town is embellished with amazing drawings made with flowers
Pictures and a short story of the Carnival in Venice and its famous masks and costumes; the Carnival is one of the best times to visit Venice.
La Havana is a very interesting and curious town. It has a special charme, but it is also suffocating, with collapsing buildings and a population constantly trying to trick you.
Cuba wasn’t an easy country to travel, in my experience, mainly because of the tricks we were victims of. But it holds an incredible charm.
Iran was one of the best countries I visited, for various reasons that I list here. It’s not dangerous as most people think.
Three days in Isfahan, visiting its beautiful mosques, the amazing Naqsh-e Jahan (Imam) Square, Jolfa and eating delicious food.
Arriving in Isfahan, and first glimpse of the town and in particular of the Imam Square.
A day exploring the amazing ruins of Persepolis, Naqsh-e Rostam, Naqsh-e Rajab and Pesargade. Before a night bus to Isfahan.
A rainy day discovering Shiraz. Meeting lovely people, eating delicious food.
Bus to Shiraz and first hours visiting a shrine.
A cool day in Fahraj, a town bordering the desert in Iran.
A Sunday stroll at Fimon Lake in Vicenza, a lovely gree area with a lot of flaura and fauna, and the perfect ending with dinner at Pierina agritourism.
A Sunday cycling along the Water Ring in Padua, a path that follows canals and rivers around the centre of this town in the North of Italy.
A tour of Yazd, from the Zoroastrian temple to the clay and straw alleys and traditional houses of the old town.
A day wasted traveling from Kashan to Yazd, and visit to Masjed-e Jameh, a beautiful mosque.
Second day in Kashan, visiting Fin’s gardens, the bazaar, traditional houses like Tabatabei and Abbasi, the hammam.
First day in Kashan, watching the launch of a short film, visiting the old traditional houses of the 19th century and enjoying the food.
Arrival in Iran, a bit of rest at the hotel, visit to Tehran with the majestic Golestan Palace and the curious and buzzing bazaar.
The troubles and headaches caused by a silly visa to Iran.
So many doubts and second thoughts a few days before a trip!
Planning a trip to Iran for 14 days.
Two weeks backpacking in the Balkans, from Croatia to Montenegro and Albania.