Lugano or Bust 

Last week a dear friend was in Milan for work, so on Saturday we decided to leave the busy city and head to Lugano, Switzerland. This was great for something new for all of us to see and gave my friend a chance to relax a bit after her hectic week. It may have been…

Torino – a history lesson 

There is a very underrated city in Italy which I highly recommend visiting if you get the chance - Torino (Turin). I do have family there, so maybe if it wasn't for them, I would have never experienced a city with such a rich history and beautiful scenery. I have also always had the pleasure…

Old meets New

It's been one week since I arrived in sunny Italy. I don't just mean sunny, but I think Milan might be located on the sun. I don't think my Canadian blood, and hair, were prepared for the heat. I don't like to complain about warm weather since it can feel like we have six months…

Ciao for now, Canada

I decided to do one of those crazy take off to Europe things that I maybe should have done in my twenties, but decided to do now in my thirties. There was nothing wrong in my life. I didn't leave because of a broken heart, or to go searching for love, nor was there anything…