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10 essential travel accessories that make my life so much easier

10 essential travel accessories that make my life so much easier

The essential travel gear I always pack Despite my packing method is quite consolidated, whether for a sailing holiday or a trip on the road, there are always variations dictated by the weather, by the characteristics of the trip and sometimes even from my own mood at the time of departure. But […]

Sailing in the Gulf of Poets on the Italian Riviera

Sailing in the Gulf of Poets on the Italian Riviera

Sailing in the Gulf of Poets I just got back from a too short sailing weekend in the Gulf of Poets with my friends of Vento in Poppa and I’m simply happy, even if at the moment I still have the impression of being onboard, with my desk, the Mac and the rest of the […]

Visiting Ratnapura, to discover the gemstone mines of Sri Lanka

Visiting Ratnapura, to discover the gemstone mines of Sri Lanka

Ratnapura and the gemstone mines I strongly wanted this stage in Ratnapura to visit the gemstone mines of Sri Lanka, to compare them to those of the Brazilian Minas Gerais which I know quite well, but above all to understand even this peculiarity of the island. Well, the stage in Ratnapura was […]

Short guide to plan an independent travel

Short guide to plan an independent travel

Planning an independent travel Some time ago a good friend asked me what kind of traveler I am and if I plan my travel or I prefer to improvise. Well, I think that the right answer would be to say that I plan as much as I can in order to feel free […]

Tips for a long intercontinental flight

Tips for a long intercontinental flight

Tips to happily survive a long flight Traveling is something more or less everybody likes, for the pleasure of discovery and adventure or just to relax in the sun even out of season, but what people tend to like much less are the long-haul flights, especially when you don’t have a […]

Patios de Cafayate, a dreamy hotel in northern Argentina

Patios de Cafayate, a dreamy hotel in northern Argentina

Thanks to my previous job and often for pleasure, in the last seventeen years I spent almost more time in hotels than at home. Here are those I consider special places not to be missed. Those I truly hope to come back to again and again… These posts have nothing to do with […]