🇬🇧How I found happiness in Portugal

The places I visited are, in chronological order, Faro, Lagos, Lisbon, Peniche, Nazarè, Porto, Ericeira, Coimbra. But no fear, I haven’t started this blog only to be the n-th person to scream to the world how interesting and vibrant and cool Lisbon is.

🇮🇹Come ho trovato la felicità in Portogallo

I posti che ho visitato sono, in ordine cronologico, Faro, Lagos, Lisbona, Peniche, Nazarè, Porto, Ericeira, Coimbra. Ma non temete, non ho iniziato questo blog per finire inglobato dalla massa di gente esaltata da quanto interessante e figa sia Lisbona. Francamente ho trovato la capitale piuttosto deludente e moscia, almeno se paragonata alla versione pompata che il turista medio descrive.

🇬🇧3 commandments for finding girls to photograph

This wants to be a minimal guide on how to recruit girls/women who are not professional models, and that have very little to no previous experience in being photographed outside of selfie-stick bonanzas. I’d like to start with 3 very basic rules.

🇬🇧On the virtues of surfing

Since mid 2017, I base the choice of my next travel destination largely on how much I can surf there. This is because learning to surf has had an almost miraculous healing effect on every bit of my body and my mind. And my life feels incomplete without that cathartic element. I haven’t been a…

🇬🇧How I became a minimalist

I had decided to turn my job into a location independent version of it, and that night I was relocating from Milan to Berlin. That van weighed as much as the load that the Atlas the titan was condemned to carry on his shoulders, but I was feeling free.

🇮🇹Come sono diventato un minimalista

Quei 14 mesi spesi in Germania, ma più che altro quel grigissimo inverno durato sei mesi, mi avevano portato a mettere in dubbio ogni aspetto della mia esistenza. La mia salute mentale, la felicità, il mio lavoro, l’alimentazione, l’Italia e gli italiani. E, alla fine di un lungo ponderare, avevo deciso di trasferirmi in Thailandia per diventare istruttore di SCUBA diving.