Author Archives: Sasha Wang

11 Reasons to (Dis)like Sardinia

I am back from Sardinia after spending two weeks there, taking sun baths, diving in the sea, and playing together with my boys (husband and son). If you follow my Instagram as well, you probably already know that I didn’t enjoy this holiday. Why? I’ve come up with 11 reasons to dislike Sardinia to share […]
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5 Tips for Tourists Staying in Rental Apartments in Florence

The recent month had been busy for me, because, first I re-started taking Italian classes three times a week, and second the main reason was that I had been working on the renovation of my little apartment in Borgo San Frediano, and now it is finally ready! I’ve been wanting to renovate the apartment since […]
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Stai Al Borgo Featured on GPSmyCity Apps & Upgrade Giveaway

Hello my dear readers, How are you enjoying the hot summer days so far! Here in Florence we have bright sunshine almost every day, long daytime that allows us to explore the city, and many new interesting places in town to be discovered… Are you also wondering how to turn these hidden gem, or suggestions […]
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5 Questions To: Louisa & Francesca (from Gentili Fragranze)

In the past week, I was invited to attend the annual event Artigianato e Palazzo, where 80 artisans from all over Italy (even beyond) gather together to present their works. Jewelry, costume, shoes, books, food…… it was the best, and an unique, opportunities to see the artisans working on live, and talk with them to […]
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5 Questions To: Emiko Davies

Welcome back to another episode of #5QuestionsTo series. This time I am in talk with a talented lady, who I’ve been longing for interviewing: Emiko Davies. I met Emiko the first time during a gathering at Giulia’s place, when I learned that she was a food writer. And in the many later contacts , I have also […]
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Moments on Instagram: My 2nd Year in Italy (May 2016 – April 2017)

Since two years, May has become a special month in my life, for it was May two years ago that we moved to Italy. It is said that when you are enjoying, you forget about time. When drafting this post while reviewing the memories of last year, it seemed like everything just happened yesterday! Around this […]
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10 Mother’s Day Gift Idea: What to Get for Mom/ Wife

Thinking about what gift to buy for Mother’s Day? See my 10 ideas that may help