Shut Up And Go
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I’m a firm believer that everything happens for a reason. Or in my case, that nothing happens for a reason. Tipota. As in, what I was...
By Joanna Franco
November 13, 2018
11 min read
If I didn’t already love Italy, my week living and studying Italian in Sorrento definitely got me to the “sono inamorata” (translation: I'm in love) category....
November 22, 2016
4 min read
Look at how cute my room was in Los Angeles. So cozy, so delicately decorated; yes, with Ikea’s cheapest items, but still carefully selected and...
October 25, 2016
After a hot shower in my Roman apartment alongside fellow international peeps, I decided it was time to sit down and write this favorites blog...
October 14, 2016
The sun peeks through trees as the wind howls delicately through the crowds of people; nature lives. And yes, even in NYC. But probably a...
September 03, 2016
2 min read
Brace yourself for the randomness of my favorite items for August; things have been interesting lately. We've just finished a four episode series for MTV,...
August 15, 2016
5 min read
I WANT TO BE VERY FRANK: I’M DISAPPOINTED THAT IN 2016, THIS TOPIC IS STILL RELEVANT. It’s a shame to see that women of color...
June 21, 2016
7 min read
Sometimes you don’t travel just to travel, you travel to truly be one with the locals. Since I already look the part, I decided to...
June 06, 2016
8 min read
Hello Havana, I walk through your poorly paved streets licking a cold ice cream cone that cost me three pesos, equivalent to 10 cents in...
May 26, 2016
There's an obvious shift in the way humans are learning. Now, not only is every person with access to internet connectivity able to learn most...
April 16, 2016
Step One: Actually Going Out I have a confession: I haven't explored Los Angeles nearly as much as I'd like to. Whether it was due to...
April 13, 2016
Travelers are always looking for the lightest, and most efficient way to pack; ain't nobody trying to look like the Hunchback of Notre Dame because...
March 22, 2016
When I was a youngin’ I would daydream a scene of myself running around airport corridors while I moved from one gate to the next,...
March 18, 2016
As an immigrant, I have a less than happy-go-lucky relationship with borders, immigration officers, and customs, but as a traveling blogger and YouTuber, I felt it...
February 06, 2016
L-you-bl-y-anna - say that bad boy out loud and you're one step closer to speaking Slovenian! While planning our 10-country Eurotrip this summer, we wanted...
July 17, 2015