Author Archives: Liam Baldieri

Final chapter

Final chapter My flight home is now booked, so what seemed like a distant concern 10 months ago is now just around the corner. Today marks the start of my final three weeks here in Italy, and the end of … Continue reading

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Fencing, Venice, and the end of teaching English

The end of my year abroad is fast approaching, and with exams out the way it’s time to write my final couple of posts. In this post I’ll stick to just a couple of important episodes from the last few … Continue reading

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Some things that happened in March

This one’s about a ski trip I went on in March, organised by ESN Padova. The trip was to a small resort called Folgaria, in Trentino Alto Adige. Just north of Verona, it takes about an hour and a half … Continue reading

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End of Semester 1 (part 2 of 2)

End of Semester 1 (part 2 of 2) In my last post I mentioned a fencing competition I attended in Paris with my fencing club from Southampton Uni. I will spend most of this post talking about this. In this … Continue reading

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End of Semester 1 (part 1 of 2)

January, exam season January has been probably the busiest months I’ve had yet during my year abroad. Over the period of about a week, I managed to sit and pass all of my semester 1 exams. Immediately after my last exam, I … Continue reading

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