Piazza de Ferrari, Italy

Volunteer at Victoria House and live ‘Italy

During December, I was living and volunteer at Victoria House Hostel in Genova. Very classy but relaxed place. A full Italian experience!I won’t complain about the weather, it was a nice temperature, some nice sunny days, only a few days of rain… a nice winter in my opinion! Genova is an interesting city, in the seaside...

Viver e Explorar Galês’

Please find the original article (in English) published for Travelista, here. [Portuguese version] Passei 2 meses no País-de-Galês (Reino Unido), durante 2018.Escrevi um artigo (em Inglês) para o Blog Australiano Travelista, com algumas das minhas fotos, que podem encontrar e ver aqui!! Resumo: “País de Gales: Terra de falésias, mar e campo… Pubs, Dylan Thomas e Swansea...

Zagreb view fom upper town

Volunteer at Funk Lounge Hostel in Zagreb

Zagreb is the city I have chosen for my second Worldpackers experience.I have lived in Zagreb before, back in 2016-2017, so it’s a familiar and friendly place which feels like home.I’ve stayed in the Funk Lounge Hostel, located less than 30 min walking from the main square, less than 15 min by tram, for 3 weeks. Funk...

Saint-Martin-de-Ré, Ilê-de-Ré. France

Ilê-de-Ré – a French pearl on the Atlantic

How did I end up in Ilê-de-Ré After a short story in Nottingham ending up in “looking for another destination”, the 1st plan-B was just “ending up lost in Paris” – but what a nice place to be lost in! – Where I’ve decided that staying around France, and getting a different perspective of the country, would be interesting. Paris is...

Prague, Czech Republic

Volunteer in Hostels

The first time I’ve volunteered at a hostel was in Prague, Czech Republic.It was also my first experience using Worldpackers, and it was a very fine first experience!I would recommend volunteering at a Hostel to any person who is interested in visiting and staying somewhere for a longer time, meeting other travellers and locals; and...

Memories are forever

“My office’s view” Going back in time… Spain 2014, first time living abroad. A small village in Extremadura. Somehow I knew all would be fine…or I didn’t, I had no chance other than taking the risk, only the beginning of an adventure. I was by myself much before, I just went further from what I...

A TRAVEL RETROSPECTIVE – 2015

What have you done… have you travelled enough? I didn’t. But, is there an ‘enough’ for travelling? Spain I started the year in Villena, a small but charming village in the northwest of Spain, part of ‘Comunidad Valenciana’ district. Involved by mountains, culturally very active, pleasant places and ambience, a beautiful castle, vegan-friendly in general…...