How to get out of your comfort zone

What is a comfort zone? It is a bubble within where you feel at ease. Outside this bubble, there are things which are unfamiliar or unknown. The space outside our bubble is scaring, is where we face our doubts and insecurities. That's why it's so important to go out of it. We have to learn … Continue reading How to get out of your comfort zone

A knife on my throat and an attempted robbery

This is a personal story. And not a good one. I was in the outskirts of Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, with an Italian friend. We were going to a friend's house for our last party-weekend in Lithuania. It was around 9pm on Friday and even though the bus wasn't full there were people inside. … Continue reading A knife on my throat and an attempted robbery

How to (physically) say goodbye to people from different cultures

In the past, I found myself embarrassed because don’t know how to say goodbye to someone, and it happened a lot of times. If you travel a bit you know that people say hello, bye and goodbye in a different manner depending on their culture. I’ll give you a few examples: In the south of … Continue reading How to (physically) say goodbye to people from different cultures

Travel means saying goodbye, sometimes

Today I want to share with you a personal thought about the most difficult and awesome thing, at the same time, about travel. When you travel, if you don't stay close and you open yourselves to newcomers you'll start to talk with a lot of different people, in a lot of different occasions. The thing … Continue reading Travel means saying goodbye, sometimes