Lifestyle · Travel

Florence part 2: The culture & the vibe

The culture Dripping in history, Firenze (as the Italians say) is one of those cities where you can end up feeling a tad overwhelmed. It’s fairly small as a whole,Β but it feels as if every street has a story to tell. Of course, some stories are more famous than others. There’s the Ponte Vecchio,Β with the… Continue reading Florence part 2: The culture & the vibe

Food · Travel

Florence, part 1: The food, the drink, & consuming it all solo

The food So it turns out that Florence isn’t really renowned for its pizza, which goes against everything I thought I knew about Italy (basically, pizza everywhere). However, its home to a lot of other incredible food, and I was lucky to carb-load my way through quite a lot of it… 4 Leoni Set in… Continue reading Florence, part 1: The food, the drink, & consuming it all solo

Lifestyle · Travel

5 thoughts on… going on holiday on your own

I’m posting this from Florence, Italy, where I’m staying for a few days – on my own. This isn’t necessarily new territory for me (going solo, that is – Firenze is all new!), but it made me consider the practicalities of going away on my own and why I do it. So I had some… Continue reading 5 thoughts on… going on holiday on your own