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Authenticity & Chill

I know it’s taken forever for me to write my next blog post and all two of you (shout out mom & dad) have been waiting for me to write this – so here’s a recap of my last two weeks. 1,653 more words

Le Grandi Battaglie della Storia: Costantinopoli

Tablinum: cari lettori questo mese tratteremo l’assedio di Costantinopoli del 1453. Questo assedio sancì ufficialmente la caduta dell’impero romano d’oriente. Nei suoi ultimi secoli l’impero romano d’oriente non esisteva più, se non come città stato, Costantinopoli appunto. 1,177 more words

Le Grandi Battaglie Della Storia

Soprannomi di Gondolieri

My nicknames are Kat, G-Dawg, Gonzo…pretty tame stuff. In Venice, the gondoliers are known for giving each other nicknames, ones that are sometimes complimentary but often ones that are ironic, bawdy, or even insulting. 444 more words