Galleria Borghese & Damien Hirst

In this Tesoro Irlandese blogpost, I discuss the history of the Borghese Gallery and Borghese Gardens, as well as the artist Damien Hirst, whose work can be seen on exhibition here. The exhibit is called Archaeology Now and features many of Hirst’s works from previous collections.

From the Vault: Come Fare Spazio Nella Tua Vita or How to Make Space in Your Life

In this blogpost from the Blogger vault, I discuss how to pack up all your things and move away from home.

Va Fa Napoli! or Go To Tuscan Hell! … AKA Naples

One might remember this iconic phrase from the even more iconic Joey Tribbiani of the hit TV-show, Friends. In this episode, Chandler and Joey (the best of friends) fall out over a girl they both like. Every time Joey encounters Chandler, he tells him ‘Vafanapoli!’ But what does he even mean? Well, like the Reddit users arguing inContinue reading “Va Fa Napoli! or Go To Tuscan Hell! … AKA Naples”

“Il Dolce Fare Niente” or The Sweetness of Doing Nothing

In this Tesoro Irlandese blogpost, I discuss the concept of ‘il dolce fare niente’ from the hit movie, Eat, Pray, Love. I look at how true to life it is to the Italian way of life and whether I can truly adapt my crazy brain to be on Roman time.

Un Appartamento Tutto Suo or An Apartment of One’s Own

In this Tesoro Irlandese blogpost, I discuss how to go about finding an apartment in Rome as a foreigner, a young woman and an all-round busy-body. I discuss the different neighbourhoods recommended to me by Roman friends and give my top tips for finding a place to call your own.

Tesoro Irlandese e La Bella Donna Figa

Ciara Aoife O’Síoráin discusses her motivations for moving to Rome and what content can be found on the travel blog, Tesoro Irlandese