The Maykazine

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Nutella & Go!

Nutella has a monopoly on itself. There are ma-and-pa hazelnut spreads, to be sure, but just “Nutella,” the brand name in itself, is more powerful than Coke. Bigger than Nike. … Continue reading

10 June 2011 · 5 Comments

AirBnB, FTW!

There were three legs to our trip to Italy: Venice, Florence, and Rome. In Venice, Bill and I ended up staying at a janky hotel (Hotel Canada. Do not stay … Continue reading

8 June 2011 · 5 Comments

Language clusterfuck.

I’m sure residents of tourist destinations all feel a strong wave of frustration toward (in this case) turismo. Dealing with helpless, unresourceful strangers sounds like a nightmare. I’d be annoyed. … Continue reading

7 June 2011 · Leave a comment

Favorite photo of Florence.

Looks like I have a fish-eye lens, but I totally don’t. Gotcha! More here.

6 June 2011 · 1 Comment

Self portrait of a tourist.

I love Florence. Off to the Cinque Terre tomorrow. Excited to try out my Nutella & Go! snack on the train!

10 May 2011 · Leave a comment

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