Northern Italy through my Olympus XA2

Rocca Maggiore Olympus XA2

For my birthday this year, I received an Olympus XA2 35mm rangefinder camera from the 80’s! I wanted a lightweight, compact device that I could easily carry around with me on a day to day basis. The Olympus XA2 is a great quality user-friendly camera that allows me to do just that! Not only is it perfectly portable it brings back the authenticity of photography for me. For example, although […]

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An Evening in Verona; A Day Trip from Milan

Although it is most famously known for being the supposed hometown of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Verona has a whole lot more to offer than the tiny balcony that tourists from all over the world pile into the city to see! We arrived in Verona at around 4 P.M after a gorgeous day in Sirmione on Lake Garda. It was a Saturday evening and the city’s main square, Piazza Bra, […]

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A Day Around Lake Garda; A Day Trip from Milan

For the sake of keeping this post short and sweet, I divided my day trip to Lake Garda and Verona into two separate posts. Although it is feasible to visit both in a day, I wouldn’t recommend it! Instead, I would suggest making two separate trips in order to get a really good feel for each city. We knew we’d be squeezing a lot into a very short period of time, but we […]

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A Day Around Lake Como; A Day Trip from Milan

Should you only have the time to make one day trip from Milan, make it Lake Como! It’s the perfect destination for some R&R after a long week of sightseeing in the big city. Not only is it an ideal spot for relaxation, but it also happens to offer some of the most incredible views! It’s hard to put into words just  how beautiful it really is. In fact, my pictures […]

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