Experiencing Culture Shock in Italy

Experiencing Culture Shock in Italy

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I was very fortunate to get chosen for a study abroad program in Italy where I would be taking Master Courses in the Culinary Arts field. That meant living and going to school for a period of three months. My first day in Brescia a small city in the Lombardy region of Italy,

Too white to be Latino, too Latino to be white

Too white to be Latino, too Latino to be white

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I found it hard to associate and be taken seriously with other Latinos as I was white passing and didn’t speak the language.

Couchsurfing in South America

Couchsurfing in South America

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We have so much of the world at our fingertips solely because we can speak two languages (or have understandings of them), and when you consider all the diasporas of Latins around the world, the world truly becomes yours to explore.

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