You can call me Manu

Manu | 26 August 2012 | 15 comments
You can call me Manu

Here it is some curios facts you may find interesting, funny or if you know me in person just typical me!   – I am left handed¬† – I speak Norwegian – I actually have a Degree in Scandinavian Languages and Literatures (Norwegian and Danish) in Rome – I am a cat person who is […]

Dreaming Africa

Manu | 15 August 2012 | no comments
Dreaming Africa

Well, the big steps for this crazy adventure to begin have been prepared in the past few months. First it was the decision, in early January, just after I found the ad of Garry, the organizer, who was looking for some crazy adventurer to go all the way from Reykjavik, Iceland, to Cape Town, South […]

Saudaje of Iceland

Manu | 4 December 2011 | no comments
Saudaje of Iceland

I still have in my eyes the beauty of Videy, a small island just in front of Reykjavik, peaceful and incredibly beautiful, I still have in my mind the beautiful icelandic people met on my last night at the hostel, their easy and friendly way to get in touch with people, their joy in introducing […]

Back to Reykjavik and heading South

Manu | 1 December 2011 | no comments
Back to Reykjavik and heading South

  I left the North, Isafjordur almost with sadness today. I knew if I would have stayed longer, I risked to get stucked there for days due to the bad weather. But on the way to the airport and even more on the plane, looking at such beauty under my feet, so pure, so untouched, […]

Hjalmar! Simply amazing!

Manu | 27 November 2011 | no comments
Hjalmar! Simply amazing!

This was really one of the warmest welcome ever had in a new place.I knew they were cool,but the atmoshere was incredible at that concert hall, yesterday. All the show was in Icelandic.The only thing I understood was “takk fyrir”, thanks, and at the end I got the satisfaction to to say the same to […]

Today Iceland!

Manu | 26 November 2011 | no comments
Today Iceland!

The doubt at the moment is: from Isafjordur, shall I take a lift by car to go back to Reykjavik, so I can see Iceland all the way down by car, enjoying and crossing amazing landscapes, or shall I take a flight to Egilstadir, on the east part of the Iceland, flying on the heart […]

My Nordic world – Reykjavik

Manu | 8 March 2010 | no comments
My Nordic world – Reykjavik

¬† Reykjavik, Iceland, March 8th 2010 Allora, my first impression of this Iceland and of the Icelanders: it’s a warm isle, and the Scandinavian world looks so far away from up here. The Icelanders are not as tall as I had imagined, and there are a lot of people with brown hair, much more than […]