Category Archives: Travel

A couple of days in Salamanca

1 Sealinthefog A Couple of Days in Salamanca Spain

Salamanca is one of the most wonderful cities you can visit in Spain. Just like Segovia, it is one of the UNESCO World Heritage cities, it has the oldest university in Spain and it is one the best places to try the typical Spanish student life.  Continue reading

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The new experience Down Under

1 Sealinthefog The New Experience Down Under

We are really sorry for the disappearance, but our last month has been quite intense. We moved again!

And this time the move was big: all the way to Australia.

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Lovely Antwerp

1 Sealinthefog Lovely Antwerp

A month ago we had the chance to visit Belgium. Originally it was a “business” trip, but we took the opportunity and added some holiday. We had never been in Belgium (apart from a short day-trip from the Netherlands to Liege when I was 16), so we thought of visiting as much as possible. Continue reading

Toledo: escape from Madrid #3

4 Sealinthefog Toledo Spain

And here comes the last post on our one-day escape from Madrid (check the ones on El Escorial and on Segovia). It’s the turn of Toledo, with its past character of crossroads of religions. Continue reading

Segovia: escape from Madrid #2

15 Sealinthefog Segovia Spain

As we already announced in our previous post on El Escorial, here comes the second escape from Madrid. This time is the UNESCO World Heritage city of Segovia. Continue reading

El Escorial: escape from Madrid #1

4 Sealinthefog San Lorenzo El Escorial Madrid

We love living in big cities for all you can find, for the great amount of things to do, see, live…. But at the same time this can be hard: people, cars, noises, smells. Once in a while the only solution is escape from the crowd and look for silence, to rest or just to discover new places and enjoy new perspectives.

So here comes the first of three one-day escapes for Madrid: El Escorial. Continue reading

Thinking of Madrid

14 Sealinthefog Thinking of Madrid

We lived in Madrid for more than 3 years. In that period we had time to meet the city, understand it, love and hate it multiple times, let it become part of our hearts, leave it and dream of it. We learnt how to fully live the city and enjoy the best of it.

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A bite of Sicily

33 Sealinthefog A bite of Sicily

Last year, not long after our return in Italy from Madrid, one of our closest friends moved back to her hometown as well. Lucia, whom we met in our mutual adoptive Spanish city, comes from one of the best places on earth: Sicily. The island has it all: sunny days, transparent and warm sea, incredible nature, historical sites, gorgeous food and great people! Continue reading

Guadeloupe: discovering the butterfly

49 Sealinthefog Guadeloupe French West IndiesOnce the other guests of the wedding left, Matteo and I explored by ourselves the rest of the islands (check out our first impressions on the island and our visit of a desert island). We first visited Basse-Terre.

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Guadeloupe: if you find yourself on a desert island

28 Sealinthefog Guadeloupe French West Indies

Here comes the second part of our Guadeloupe experience [check out the first one here]. While there, we took the chance of doing a couple of amazing excursions: a boat trip visiting the northern archipelago and a day to one of the southern islands of Guadeloupe. Continue reading