Living the dream in Positano – Amalfi Coast part I – Travel Journal #2

Since I was a teenager I remember dreaming about Italy. There was something mystical in those pictures I saw on the internet or on travel guides displayed in bookshops everywhere. I bet that all of us kinda of had or still have the dream to visit that part of our planet that is shaped like…

Travel journal #1 – Frigiliana (& a peek on Nerja)

The village of Frigiliana is situated on the Costa del Sol, six-kilometres north of Nerja and just over fifty kilometres from Málaga.This is an impressive beautiful white-blue village with some hidden purples. Frigiliana is considered one of the most beautiful villages in Andalusia. All the little cobbled streets are decorated with a bunch of  colourful plant…

Spirited Away – movie journal #23

Can’t stop thinking and dreaming about this animated movie, Spirited Away. Actually this was the first time I was truly impressed by an animated movie. This is when this type of movie is an impressive masterpiece. It was like I found a new world full of magic and I have promised to myself - impossible…

Rebel, rebel, Gainsbourg

Serge Gainsbourg was a great French songwriter of the 60s and 70s. Serge was born in Paris on April 2, 1928, named as Lucien Gainsburg. Famous for his decadent life and for the controversial songs he wrote and sang. His career was full of provocative lyrics. Some of them recorded by himself and then he asked his…

Bright Shirley

To a bunch of people in the world the name Shirley makes them think about Shirley Temple. Not to me. By pronouncing the name Shirley I am automatically breathing the colours oh Shirley Kurata. She is my Shirley. It was while I was drowning  in some article about Lena Dunham that I read her name for…