Amalfi, Italy

An Afternoon in Amalfi

Last Saturday, my dear friend Katie and I spent the afternoon in beautiful Amalfi. After missing our original ferry by a couple of minutes, we finally arrived in Amalfi around noon. I’ve traveled to cities along the Amalfi Coast and…
Salerno, Italy

Minerva Gardens

After working on the English marketing material for Accademia Italiana for weeks, I was excited to accompany the students and photograph their tour of the Giardina della Minerva. “Minerva Gardens”. It’s always nice to get the opportunity to leave the…
Procida, Italy

A Colorful Day in Procida

A few weeks ago, a few friends of mine asked if I wanted to accompany them to Procida, Italy. Since I have never been there before I jumped at the opportunity to go. Procida is one of the Flegrean Islands…
Salerno, Italy

Life in Italy

The Decision  I have been studying the Italian language for almost three years now. I’m not sure when my curiosity started, but the Italian culture, food, people, and beautiful scenery have always infatuated me. Growing up, I always knew that…


Tomorrow marks the last day of 2016 as tomorrow night we will be ringing in 2017. I can’t believe 2016 is pretty much over. Time truly does fly! This year has been a great year for me…I call it the year of Independence!


Twenty One

Oh Wow!!! I can’t believe it’s my 21st Birthday. Not long ago, I was writing my 20th Birthday post and now I’m already on 21! Time truly flies when you are having fun and enjoying everything life has to offer.

Ravello, Italy

Beautiful Ravello

On one of our free days, my friends and I arrived in Ravello in the late morning and started exploring the beautiful city. We had a few must-see spots on our agenda, but the rest we left up to chance. Situated…
Pompeii, Italy


During my study abroad trip in Italy, we took a day trip out to the ancient Roman town of Pompeii. In AD 79, Pompeii and many surrounding villas, including Herculaneum, was mostly destroyed and buried in volcanic ash after the…

Escaping the Heat

The first words that come to mind when I think of summer are longer days, sunshine, and swimming.  To me, there is no better way to escape the blistering heat than to cool off in a pool, lake or sea.…
Paestum, Italy


Almost everyday after we had our Italian language lessons Accademia Italiana arranged for us to go on cultural excursions. These included activities like going to tour a mozzarella cheese factory, ceramics painting, touring of historical churches and ancient Greek cities.…
Capri, Italy

Grotta Azzurra

Outfit Details: Zara Dress: similar here // Ray Ban Sunglasses // Capri is one of the prettiest cities on the Amalfi Coast. From the blooming bougainvillea on buildings, to the picturesque views, the true blue Mediterranean water, and the charming shops. I have always…
Positano, Italy

A Day in Positano

Early in the morning after a long night of partying (When in Italy, Right? Haha) my friends and I took an hour-long ferry ride to Positano. We took the afternoon pretty easy, by having an early lunch at Hotel Marincanto. It started…