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Ireland Travel

Cleverly Altered Street Signs in Dublin? Thanks Clet Abraham

clet street art dublin

Dublin is a city with such great street art.  Anytime I stumble upon any beautiful graffiti designs or murals, I stop and snap a photo. I love living in a city where I don’t have to walk into a museum to see a bit of artistic expression.  So imagine my delight when I started seeing the cleverly-altered street signs of Florence-based, French-born street artist Clet Abraham. I lived in Florence, Italy from 2006 until March of 2014.  Florence is a…

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Travelogue

Leaving Italy: Photos From My Last Few Days.

It’s been a week since I left Italy and I am taking it surprisingly well.  I thought I was going to be really sad all the time, but I’m actually not.  Just the opposite in fact:  I am happy,…

Expat Life Travelogue

Arrivederci, Florence. A Love Letter.

“What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? – it’s the too-huge world vaulting us, and it’s good-bye. But we lean forward to the next…

Travelogue

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year…

Christmas time in Florence is pretty great.  It’s COLD, but usually pretty sunny.  The city is all lit up and decorated and I love being bundled up in a big winter coat.  There are tons of people out shopping…