Hitchhiking at the Bottom of the Earth. Dead Sea, Judean Desert, Israel.

hitchhiking dead sea

I have been hitchhiking, for the first time of my life, in the Judean Desert, beside the Dead Sea, 430 meters below the level of the sea. It has been amazing. Sustainable & Smart Countries: Israel But let’s give this story a bit of contest. Last week, I have been travelling in Israel, to work […]

Best Green Hostel in Skopje, 2017 Edition? Skopje Hostel!

best green hostel skopje

Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia, is not a big city but it has a lot to offer to visitors. For this reason, it has been one of the stops of my  The Sustainable European Tour During my stay in the city, I have been hosted by the Skopje Hostel. A modern and […]

Best Hostel in Istanbul, 2017 Edition: Hanchi Hostel

Hanchi is one of the last entry hostels in Istanbul, but new doesn’t mean lack of experience and of services, in this case, new means plenty of services, affordable prices and good attention to the guests.   Location: 4/5 Located in the middle of the old city, Hanchi offers the best position to enter and […]

The Sustainable European Tour: green is the new black. Final Report

 The Sustainable European Tour is over from two weeks. I took some time to write this final report/reflection, I wanted to analyse and elaborate all the data properly. After doing the final balance, I am proud to announce that: The Sustainable European Tour has been a success.  Crossing Europe using just Sustainable transport is possible. I […]

Paris: Mission completed. The Sustainable Tour, day 11.

The Sustainable European Tour

Paris, France 27/08/2017 I’m leaving Milan at the first lights of the day, the last train of this tour is waiting for me at the train station at 6 am, it will bring me to Paris. The view from the huge window is really suggestive: the train is crossing first Italian plain, passing through The […]

Milan: a golden city. The Sustainable European Tour, day 10.

Milan, Italy 26/08/2017 Arrived in Milan, I found an, almost, empty city. Empty of its residents, but with a good quantity of tourists. The city, even in August, look efficient and precise. Two of the aspect that made Milan the economic center of the country. But, at the same time, one of the most polluted […]

Capo Vaticano/Calabria: a sea of wasted opportunities. The Sustainable European Tour, day 9.

24-25/08/2017 Calabria, Italia I’m again on the road. After one day of break, the tour is restarting with one of its the longest sections. From Capo Vaticano (Calabria, south of Italy) I will travel to Milan, 8 hours, 1200 km all by train. I’m restarting from my region, Calabria, where I stopped two days to […]

Half way. The Sustainable European Tour, day 8

1815 km done, 2040 left. 8 days of the tour of which more than 40 hours spent traveling. #TheSustainableEuropeanTour is at half of its way. Discover the travel journal, from day 1 to 7 here: https://goo.gl/1E8TGe Don’t miss, tomorrow, the day 9! A small photo gallery of the last days:

Bari: Italian welcome. The Sustainable European Tour, day 7.

Delays, lines, neverending boarding and a sleepless night. The trip from Bar to Bari was my first time with a medium-range ferry, and it was traumatic. I would like to resume, in this way, my last experience with the ferry Dubrovnik of the company Jadrolinija. A trip that was supposed to last “only” 10 hours […]

Bar: Beautiful and unexpected sunset. The Sustainable European Tour, day 6.

Bar, Montenegro 21/08/2017 I’m leaving Skopje at 19, of Sunday evening. Inside the bus, just me and the driver. Not the ideal situation for a Sustainable travel. During the night, we head to the south of Macedonia, from where we cross the border of Albania, then we follow up the coast, the sunrise welcomes us […]