Every Irish sings

This is a little story about music. This is a little story about Irish people and music. I was in a small beautiful town here in Ireland, Ballina, at the Salmon Festival last summer, and at the end of a cheerful day I ended up in the beer garden of a pub with a bunch…

When I started travelling

I remember when I first started travelling. I remember going abroad for the first time when I was at high school. A beautiful trip to Greece. I remember being shocked when I started seeing with my own eyes what I had always known only thanks to my books and tv. My parents have never been…

Funny Forecasts

Sometimes I consult my app on my phone to check the weather and find the most funny forecasts. Who writes them must have a really good imagination and an Irish sense of humour. This is an example list (copied in the original sequence) from a few days ago: A shower or two late. Brief morning showers;…

My old new friend

You leave home for the Erasmus project; you go and spend the four shortest and craziest months of your life in another country; just before going back home, you explore the Christmas market with a girl you just met; you laugh until you cry and say to yourself: “Why didn’t I meet her before???” You…

The most Roman(tic) Valentine’s Day ever

The most roman(tic) Valentine’s Day ever was this one, no doubts. I’m so lucky as to have a Friend in Rome, and I’m happy to go and visit her whenever I get the chance, especially in such a stressful times. Then, what’s better than hitting the capital, going along with my friend’s wishes and heading…