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Stories from my travels
I spent my birthday in McLeod Ganj, a small town on the mountains near Dharamshala, where the Tibetan government is in exile
I was pleasantly surprised by Delhi, India’s capital, that has a bit of the traditional India and something of the Western World.
Visit to the Taj Mahal and the red fort, both Unesco Heritage Sites, and other important and beautiful monuments in Agra, India.
Stories from Varanasi and Agra.
Pictures and a short story of the Carnival in Venice and its famous masks and costumes; the Carnival is one of the best times to visit Venice.
Talks about philosophy with a baba by the Gange in Varanasi; looking at Diwali celebrations from the roof of the guesthouse.
Verona is considered one of the most romantic cities in Italy and for Valentine’s Day there’s a festival dedicated to love
Walking in Varanasi among guru, cows, crazy motorbikes and monkeys.
A day trip to the Bahia de las Aguilas, a beautiful and secluded beach in a National Park in the Dominican Republic.
A walk on the hills of Arzignano, my hometown.
A walk on the hills of San Zeno, Arzignano.
Many fountains in Rome are true pieces of art, designed and sculptured by some of the most famous artists. Here are my favorite.
First days in Varanasi, recovering from a bad bacteria, visiting the ghats and assisting at some pretty amazing Indian rituals.
Travel diarrhea in Kolkata.
Some sad stories of children I met in Kolkata that live with very little money, far away from their families, doing what they can to survive.
Kolkata is such a magic place, that it attracts very interesting minds; it’s nice to hear the stories of fellow travelers
First day in Iceland driving around the Golden Circle, fascinated by the beauties of Thingvellir, Geyser and Gullfoss, and any corner of the island.
Visit to Mt. Kyaiktiyo, also known as Golden Rock, one of the main pilgrimage sites of the Buddhist community of Myanmar.
A super relaxing holiday in Kendwa, Zanzibar, not really what I was looking for.
Volunteering at Mother Teresa Mission in Kolkata.
The long trip from Darjeeling to Kolkata and first days exploring the capital of West Bengal.
Meeting fellow travelers in Darjeeling.
A walk in Campofontana, in the Natural Park of Lessinia.
A few days roaming around Darjeeling, in North-Eastern part of India, also known as Gurkhaland.
It was a bit of a shock to enter in India (Darjeeling) after Nepal; there’s a big difference, on the street, in the way people treat foreigners.
A day in Janakpur before I enter India; the experience is slightly different from the rest of Nepal, you can tell you are near the border.
Another long day on top of a bus to get to Janakpur. The view from the bus gives you a good introduction to daily life in Nepal
A pleasant, relaxing and much needed stop in Tansen on the way to Janakpur, in Nepal, where I will cross the border to India.
Swinging on a hammock in the Bardia National Park, I think about the comfort of home, but I dream about the cool places I’m going to see soon.
Adventures at Bardia National Park in Nepal, looking for tigers, elephants, rhinos, crocodiles, but finding mainly loads of monkeys, and leeches.
During a trip in Nepal I thought of the benefits that can have traveling, of how it makes you feel free and happy and serene.
The Laughing Buddha, the favorite restaurant in Pokhara, Nepal. Excellent food, good prices, nice people.
Tibetan refugees around the world, in particular in Pokhara, Nepal.
A walk in the old town of Pokhara, among table tennis challenges, weird snacks, a lot of smiles and the most warm welcome.
Almost ready for the trekking in Annapurna.
Diary from the first day in Nepal, visiting Kathmandu and surrounding area.
Hiking in Cima Marana in Winter.
Photographs of my hometown Arzignano after the rain: puddles, reflections and great light.
Pictures from the Infiorata in Bolsena, a celebration of the Corpus Christi where the town is embellished with amazing drawings made with flowers
A few days in Pokhara enjoying nature and planning a trekking on the Annapurna.