Anna’s #basic guide to travel

  I always say that I regularly go bankrupt on aeroplane tickets. I just really love to travel (here is where I shamelessly refer back to my travel guides for Rome and London). A couple of years back I heard someone make it their New Year’s resolution that they wanted to travel to at leastContinue reading “Anna’s #basic guide to travel”

Review: The Danish Girl

Warning: Spoilers. Few movies have touched me like The Danish Girl. With the ability to weave a Hammershoi kind of look into this Denmark-based story, the movie sheds a light on love, freedom and identity. The Danish Girl tells the story of the Danish painters couple Einar (Eddie Redmayne) and Gerda (Alicia Vikander) Wegener inContinue reading “Review: The Danish Girl”

These Are a Few of My Favourite Words

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens, brown paper packages tied up with strings. These are a few of my favorite things.  In life, it is the little things that make your day. Like Julie Andrews sang, these favourite things, the blue sky, the smell of freshly brewedContinue reading “These Are a Few of My Favourite Words”

Braingasms Vs. Orgasms: Sex and the Intimacy of ASMR

  Humans are sensitive beings. Our senses can lead us to all kinds of experiences. When we travel we tend to buy perfume because we link smells to memories, certain colours and shapes can bring up traumatic experiences and somehow no one can really resist putting their hands in those big burlap sacks of driedContinue reading “Braingasms Vs. Orgasms: Sex and the Intimacy of ASMR”

Pebbles

  New Year’s resolutions. Some people hate them, while others seem to swear by them. Of course, there is the strong argument that resolutions hold absolutely no direct link to New Year’s day. One could resolve to do good deeds or abstain from bad habits any day of the year. But I do get why weContinue reading “Pebbles”

Christmas in London

Temperatures are dropping, spirits are lifting and I can’t think of a better way to start the advent. Two days we had. Two days to make the best of this little spontaneous getaway, to escape the exam pressure and socialite expectations. I had dragged my housemate with me when I saw tickets for the price ofContinue reading “Christmas in London”

From Rome, with Love

  Photographer: Lamprini Nks, instagram @lamprinin.photography When in Rome, do as the Romans do. At least, that’s what I’ve always been told. So when I had the opportunity to spend a month in the ancient city, I decided to do exactly that. The thing is, since I had never been to Rome before, it wasContinue reading “From Rome, with Love”