Como + Milano

Last stops, Lake Como & Milan. Let’s talk about Lake Como first. I have no words to describe how it looked. A large lake that forms the heart of the regions around it. The weather wasn’t the best, but the sights more than made up for it. The lake is surrounded by cafes, and walk-friendly…

City of Canals

Yes, we are still talking about my summer. Place #3 on my Italian vacation was the City of Canals, Venice. It is as beautiful as the pictures on Lonely Planet. The main mode of transport is by water taxi, and speedboat. All the little roads, and lanes lead to the canal. Houses are painted in bright…

Firenze!

Florence is where the magic is at. Heritage + modernity at its best.

Buongiorno!

Stunning monuments, delicious gelato, and an unbelievably good-looking population… what’s not to love about Italy?

The Moderas Guide to Packing: Part 3

Full disclosure: I’m always the one on trips with the large bag that can fit everything but the kitchen sink. This is part due to my magazine/book-reading habit, my iPad, camera, et cetera. However, it isn’t the most practical way to travel. Sure, you need something to do on 13-hour flights when the in-flight entertainment…

The Moderas Guide to Packing: Part 2

Hello! We return today with part 2 of the Moderas Guide to Packing. Now that we got clothing out of the way (read it here ICYMI), we move on to accessories, beauty & toiletries. Accessories can make or break an outfit, but there’s no need for them to make or break you, when you find…