Why a mindful traveler should avoid fast-fashion

"You bought that t-shirt for 50 dollars, are you crazy?" Nope, I am not, together with all others like me. We are just trying to be better consumers. I think I am more informed about this topic than the average person, but I'm not an expert at all. That's why I will leave the word … Continue reading Why a mindful traveler should avoid fast-fashion

Osprey Farpoint 70, a good travel backpack

Hello 🙂 This is a personal review of the Osprey Farpoint 70L. I have this backpack for almost 2 years, I bought it and I want to precise that I have nothing to do with Osprey. Firstly, this is a backpack for the traveler and the Farpoint/Fairview family from Osprey is composed of 2 lines, … Continue reading Osprey Farpoint 70, a good travel backpack

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