Category: Travels

A different Xmas 0

A different Xmas

Christmas in Rome is very different from what I’m used to. It’s the first time I celebrate Xmas outside of Sweden. There are hardly any Xmas decorations in Rome, and it’s been raining for...

Tower town 0

Tower town

P’s birthday today, but I still haven’t found anything nice for her, just some small things I brought from Sweden. This morning we got up early and had breakfast at the monastery. Yesterday we...

A forgotten airport 0

A forgotten airport

This must be the most deserted departure hall I’ve ever been in. Milan has two airports and my plane from Stockholm landed on the bigger one, Malpensa, but I’m departing from Linate, which is...

Discussions 0

Discussions

I had a long and interesting discussion with P tonight, about bragging. She’s saying stating your qualities is bragging, disregarding the motive. I’m saying it’s only bragging if the person who’s stating his/her real...

Working. Yeah, that's about it. 0

Working. Yeah, that's about it.

Being the only woman in a group of four isn’t always easy. Being younger than the rest doesn’t exactly help. Sometimes I feel so strongly that I don’t belong that I almost start to...

No longer a tourist 0

No longer a tourist

Malta again. It feels like a second home now. Some of the thrill of going to a foreign country is gone, and instead a small satisfaction in recognition has taken its place. Good or...