The Navigli, Milan

The navigli were a system of navigable and interconnected canals around Milan, Italy. The system consisted of five canals: Naviglio Grande, Naviglio Pavese, Naviglio Martesana, Naviglio di Paderno, Naviglio di Bereguardo. (source: Wikipedia) The Navigli lies in the South Western part of Milan. The best way to get here is via subway. This shot is the Naviglio Grande taken just after …

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An Italian Moment in Milan

I was walking the streets of Milan when I heard a crash and some yelling behind me. When I turned around, this is what I saw – two Italians jawing back and forth. I don’t know what the woman did. All I know was that there were 4 computers on the ground and the guy wasn’t too happy about it. She seemed to …

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Manarola, Cinque Terre – Italy

My sister came out this week to visit me on my Europe trip and we went to Manarola on our first full day in Cinque Terre.  We had our first meal in Italy at a restaurant a few steps away from the rocky beaches of Manarola and both got a seafood pasta which we won’t forget. Squid, crab, mussels, shrimp, and more done Italian …

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