Archive for the ‘Italy’ Category

Sorry Folks…

18Aug10

been a bit lax i know. i’ve got some photos from my one day light speed tour of rome from a few weeks ago i need to post. hopefully i’ll have that done in the next couple of days. took a trip up to parco sempione this evening, the large park behind the castle, to […]


had a thunderstorm last night. raining this morning as well, and looks like it will be all day. as i was putting on my rain jacket this morning, i was stuffing my wallet and phone into one of the pockets and discovered a couple unused poop bags. i miss my dogs.


yesterday i did the dorkiest thing i’ve done since i’ve been here. i went to a gaming store. thats right. i made a post on the privateer press forums on where to find a game store in milan. got a response, so i decided to go check one out. turns out it was within walking […]


Halfway…

01Aug10

it is now the first of august, and i’ve reached the halfway point of my time in italy. hard to believe its been a month. it feels like its been six.


Wanderings…

31Jul10

spent the day wandering around today since the weather was fairly nice, so thought i’d post some photos. this is a church i came across. there are lots of these here. shot of the duomo. it was a beautiful day and i couldn’t resist. still haven’t been inside yet, and i just found out that […]


Lugano…

31Jul10

so me and a couple of the guys from work decided it was time to take a little a trip and get out of the city for the weekend. after tossing around some ideas, we decided on lugano, switzerland. its a small in southern switzerland, only about an hour away by train. because its just […]


since my last several posts have shown the places and things i’ve seen on the weekends, i thought i’d use this one to show where i spend most of the rest of the week, angelsign studio. this is blend tower. the studio is on the 6th floor. the building is fairly newly renovated, although there […]


finally got around to buying some groceries this weekend. been eating out pretty much every night since i got here and it was getting expensive. theres a small market around the corner from me that has some stuff, so i picked up some pasta and sauce, along with some eggs and bacon, which is not […]


Sightseeing…

18Jul10

played tourist yesterday. decided to brave the 90+ heat and wander a bit and take some photos. i headed in the general direction of the castello sforzesco, which is this huge castle near the duomo. apparently it was once the residence of the ruling family in milan. now it houses a museum with aseemingly random […]


just had my first espresso. i think i may convert.