This is a grand castle dating from the 15th century in Milan. It has a grand courtyard, a moat, drawbridge, and all! They also had these cute bird sculptures. Milano was gorgeous!
Inside the Duomo was possibly just as stellar as the outside.I proceeded to take pictures and then I was told I should have paid a fee to do so, but the snaps had already been captured lol. You feel such a great presence in the holy place as services and prayers take place. I loved … More Inside the Duomo
I went around the gorgeous shopping areas to see what gives Milano the title of fashion capital. Adjacent to the Duomo is the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, which is an out of this world open mall. It is home to the oldest Prada store. It has an amazing geometric glass ceiling and tile design. It … More Sights of Milano
During Spring break, I went to Milano with my parents. I had seen pics of some of must-see sights, but it was even more breathtaking in person! We went on Easy-Jet which is a more affordable airline like Southwest that’s great for traveling between European cities. I love the feel of Italy! I have a … More Buongiorno Milano
I went to Rome for the weekend and it was everything. I stayed in a student hostel, The Yellow, to get the full study-abroad experience. We were in a shared four bunk room. If I did it again I would probably not do it with randoms. I had delicious pizza of course and was in awe … More When in Rome!
The awful Titanic like story of the Costa Concordia off the Italian coast has proved to an awful disaster that now has resulted with charges for the wrecked ship’s captain. The supposed story is that when the ship was close to the island of Giglio Captain Francesco Schettino was having a conversation with guests in … More Cruise Sinking!