After lots of preparation, packing and saying goodbye to friends and family, you finally made it to China! You’re now ready to learn the Chinese language at a fast and steady pace, way better than how you would do it in your home country. First, congratulations! That was brave! Now you’probably busy getting used to […]
Learning Chinese is challenging but…I’d like to give you a bit of inspiration and advice while you prepare for taking the same life-changing decision which in 2010 made me move to China, where I started an intensive Chinese language course at a local university. How long does it take to be fluent in Chinese? And, […]
I moved to China in 2010 booking a flight to Xiamen, an island city in the southern part of the country, when I was twenty-seven and lived there through the first half of 2016, six years. Looking back, I have no regrets about that life-changing decision, but I would certainly do it earlier. Would you like […]
Welcome to my blog! May it be a source of inspiration for everybody in need to venture out there and see the world
Hi! I'm Annalisa, a full time researcher of uplifting places and communities. I was born and bred in Roma, Italy but I feel at home in many places in the world. I travel to ground myself and heal myself. My favorite arts are photography, writing, listening. In this blog I share my impressions and intuition about the people and places I experience. This is all to inspire you. Enjoy
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