Category Archives: Life in Florence

Chinese girl’s expat life in Florence, Italy

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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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 Emikoย the first time during a gathering at Giulia’s place, when I learnedย 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 โ€“ April 2017)

Since two years, May has become a special month in my life, for it was May two years agoย 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

5 Questions To: Georgette Jupe

The interviewee of the 3rd episode of my #5QuestionsTo is a no stranger to us: Georgette Jupe! If you search for travel information about Florence online, most likely you would end up to her blog Girl In Florence, where you find valuable and practical information on traveling/ living in Florence. Besides being the writer to […]
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A Day In Florence: Accademia Gallery Visit + City Walk

Last week marked the beginning of the nice weather ofย 2017! Itย was sunny and warm; the tourists started to come up, which brought the dormant city back to live. Everyday I spent some time outdoor to make sure I was enjoying the most of this golden week, and one of the best time I had was […]
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๏ปฟWhy A Food Tour Is Needed When In Bologna

Bologna is an attracting place to me: it is a city pained with the characteristic terracotta red, where you find the skyscraper tall medieval towers and the portico along the street that exist nowhere else; there are tons of shops, which make you wish to have more money and more time to spend; and the […]
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