The Year That Was: 2015 in Life and Wander

The Year That Was: 2015 in Life and Wander

The past few months had been very surreal. It passed by quickly that before I knew it, I was back home. Again. And now, I am trying to figure out how I will manage my 2016 by getting over a few essentials before I send myself off. Away. Again. My 2015 actually started slow in terms of going out and about. I mean, I was swamped with so much work that the moment I was able to take a breather, it was already April! My previous job was the most challenging albeit…

When It Rained and Poured, One Summer Day in Venice

When It Rained and Poured, One Summer Day in Venice

St. Mark’s Square Venice is one of the most popular places commonly associated with romance, love, and the beauty of it all. For someone who loves the idea of love and its fantasies, it is normal to have certain expectations of how this city would charm you. September, 2010. During the last few days of my trip, I decided to make way and have a quick visit to Venice. A place that someone like myself shouldn’t miss, I thought to myself. When I first arrived at the Venice central train…