On my solo travel experience

“Solo travel”. Say it out loud and it will give you a feeling of alienation, a strong will of leaving, of growing apart from everything, and especially everyone. Reality is way less dramatic than what we are used to imagine in our very social world. At the beginning of this year, I realised that sometimes…

See you soon, Rome!

In my last post I left you some thoughts about my little holiday in Rome. In the first place, why Rome? And why now? (I would never go to Italy in full summer – because of the heat and touristic season) Mr J and I were in a pub on his birthday last January, and…

Roman roamings

Two weeks ago (already?!), Mr J and I went to Rome, where we spent 5 days. We found this B&B at Piramide, about a 20 minutes walk from the Colosseum. The room was on the terrace of an apartment on the 9th floor, with direct access to a nice little terrace bordered with jasmine plants,…