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Jacmel

Jacmel

First day in Haiti, in particular in Jacmel, a town on the Southern coast. It’s not easy.

The passage

The passage

So it’s set, we are going to Haiti from the Dominican Republic, on a boat that will take us with hundreds of others to Marigold, and from there to Jacmel.

New York Stopover

New York Stopover

A quick walk in New York during a stopover, from Central Park to Brooklyn, enjoying every single minute in this fascinating city.

Five places to see in Milan

Five places to see in Milan

A walking itinerary in Milan, visiting my favorite places in the city in one day: duomo, castle, piazza Gae Aulenti, Navigli and the Monumentale.

Itinerary in Tanzania

Itinerary in Tanzania

Itinerary in Tanzania, backpacking for 40 days among the Mainland and relaxing in Zanzibar; a beautiful way to explore the country, an amazing experience.

Backpacking in Tanzania

Backpacking in Tanzania

Traveling in Tanzania is not cheap, it’s not as cheap as India, but backpacking you can save some money and it’s also a way to experience the country with the locals.

The art of negotiating

The art of negotiating

Negotiating in Tanzania is the norm and it can actually be quite fun if you learn how to do it; here are some rules I suggest to follow.

Kilwa

Kilwa

In Kilwa I saw some luxurious resorts for wealthy Westerners, I visted Kilwa Kivinje with the German Boma and a lively fish market.

Lindi, again

Lindi, again

Lindi seduced me with its laid back atmosphere, the beach, locals dancing and singing, new friends telling me their stories and teaching Swahili.

First days in Lindi

First days in Lindi

First days in Lindi, short tour of the town, new friends and chats with locals, singing at the beach, football games.

Mikindani

Mikindani

A busy day in Mikindani, diving, meeting new friends, talking and dancing with locals, getting to know a bit more the beautiful Tanzania.

Finally by the sea in Mtwara

Finally by the sea in Mtwara

I have arrived at the southern most town by the coast in Tanzania, near the border with Mozambique. A fishermen and university students town.

Rough Road in Tanzania 2

Rough Road in Tanzania 2

Traveling on public transportation in Tanzania can be challenging and dangerous; this is the experience I had traveling in the South of the country.

Rough Road in Tanzania

Rough Road in Tanzania

The adventures of backpacking in Tanzania: traveling on public transportations is not comfortable, but surely you live the real experiences.

Learning Swahili

Learning Swahili

I tried to learn a bit of Swahili, a beautiful and fascinating language, with arabic and indian influences. Here I write some curiosities about it.

Dodoma

Dodoma

Visiting Dodoma, the official capital of Tanzania, and planning travels in the country, taking notes of what might go wrong and coping with it.

Arusha

Arusha

I spent a couple of days in Arusha trying to find a safari tour to join; it wasn’t easy, it was low season and I couldn’t find the price I wanted.

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