Category: The Life of Marellini

Our AMAZING mentor: Simona!

We are writing a special post for us, it’s about an important part of the project: our MENTOR:  the environmentalist and naturalist Simona Gargiulo.  She is an extraordinary human being, super nice, affectionate. Always helpful and concerned about …

The Portuguese dinner!

As you know, an EVS is also an intercultural exchange! We are from 5 different countries (France, Latvia, Luxembourg, Portugal and Tunisia) and, despite we are in Italy and we want to learn and adapt ourselves as much …

Autumn

The hot summer session has ended.  Autumn has come: you can feel it in the air, rainy days and lower temperatures, including in the way how our routine has changed… We still monitor Ieranto bay, however because of …

A secret!

We want to share a secret with you… A secret how to make a real (oven baked and fried) Neapolitan pizza :) Basic ingredients and some patience is all you need! Let’s get started:

5 Observations on Coming Back to MARE land

  “vulesse diventare nu brigante oi nennane…” with Napoletan music in my ears, the Freccia rossa rushes towards South. Suddenly – I recognise a familiar shape – Vesuvius is appearing. Then, a rapid dive into memories – walking …

Mid Project Report: State of Affairs.

Italian: Arriving in a foreign country where they speak a totally different language from what you are used to can be intimidating to most people. However, us M.A.R.E. volunteers took it in our stride, and after 1 month …

Mid-term training

In the middle of the summer – the hottest time in the meaning of the weather and as well as amount of the work, the project M.A.R.E. volunteers left their daily routine aside to participate in the mid-term …

Jāņi

On the evening of 23rd of June, when all of project M.A.R.E. volunteers and our friends had gathered at our home, the celebration of the most Latvian holiday of all – Jāņi or “Līgo!”, was initiated.  Jāņi is …

MARE17: our first impressions

Before reading the text, maybe this video will help you to understand better who we are! INDRA, Latvia When I finally arrived in Sorrento, on the one hand I felt very tired because of the long trip, but …

5 days before back home

After 9 months in Italy, where i lived amazing experiences, i did many activities, thanks to this EVS, sincerly it changed my life, in my opinion EVS experiences are an opportunity for changing your life, and starting a …