My top 10 Instagram users

Instagram celebrates its 4th birthday! Exactly four years ago, Kevin (CEO and Co-founder of IG) published his first pic using this app. Nowadays it seems we can’t help using it and Instagram has absolutely changed the way of sharing images. I want to share with you my top 10 of…


Culture in verbal and non verbal communication

I decided to post here on my blog a short essay that I wrote about a topic that I find very interesting. I hope it might be useful for you all, both for your studies and daily life! Examine the relationship between verbal and non verbal communication.  What part does culture play…


Thoughts about the end of my Erasmus


My experience started in January when the sun sets early and temperatures are still frigid. I arrived at Hull with a few volunteers that help foreign students to settle in, and on that day I met some of the people that became part of my group of friends. Raluca, one of…


An afternoon break on Newland Avenue, Hull

My favourite cafés The English afternoons are getting ever longer and ever sunnier. I am truly surprised by the weather – I was expecting grey skies and rain every day as I live in the North of England, but I’ve only had to open my umbrella, say, three times…  I…


Social life on campus – University of Hull

social life campus

Almost a month in Hull. I’m enjoying my new life here more and more, and every day I find out something new to do. During the week I go to class only for 6 hours in total, therefore I have a lot of free time. I study at the library…


First impressions of Hull

hull viaggiovagando

A guided tour into the Old Town Hull is more than what I was expecting. Having decided upon other destinations for my semester abroad, I had no clue where the city was located. I googled it to have a general picture of Hull, but it wasn’t love at first sight.…


English life begins

viaggiovagando hull

Second week in Hull and it seems I’ve been here forever. Yet everything is so new that obviously I don’t feel at home. Time flies here: the days seem shorter, stores and bars close early and people meet before 9 at night, so basically I have to change all my Italian…


Welcome to England!!!

university of hull

My arrival at Kingston upon Hull After a period away from social media, I’m happy to update my blog again, this time in English (sorry for any mistake, but I want my new friends to be able to read my posts).  I arrived in the UK a few days ago…


A look into Genoese food: Friscieu

Genoa is rich in history and beauty. Once it was unappreciated for tourism and leisure but now the number of visitors is increasing more and more. In the last years, the city is learning how to deal with tourists by promoting more events, tours and natural attractions. In 2004 Genoa…