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Il Doce far Niente

I am a busy body. I guess bred into us as Americans. We constantly need to be doing something or kept entertained. I’ll admit… I bore easy. I edit photos, watch a movie, and chat with a friend on Facebook all at the same time because one thing is not enough to keep me contented. …

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A Quick Visit to the Lungomare

Unfortunately, we’ve kind of been on house arrest since we’ve arrived to Naples. We’ve been playing a waiting game to receive the appropriate identification cards, establish a bank account, locate an automatic car which is difficult to come by (I know… I know… I should have learned to drive stick by now), etc. The guys …

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Bella Napoli

We’ve arrived in bella Napoli. It’s not exactly what I was picturing. Naples is raw and gritty, lacking the traditional elegance that comes to mind when you think of Europe. However, that also means it’s not stuffy or pretentious. It has a causal vibe and a way of making you feel welcome and comfortable. I …

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36 hours to Naples

July 14th, after 8 weeks of intense training, Andrew successfully completed his course and received orders to Naples, Italy. To say our families were excited about our placement is an understatement. Although we were anxious to get started on our adventure, we had A LOT to do and very little time to prepare for an …

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