Tag: MARE project

“LOOKING FOR A CARETTA I REMOVE MY ‘CARETA’ ” -Ignacio

Hi! I am Ignazio, a young man from Madrid living in Italy immersed in a wonderful marine preservation project called Project M.A.R.E. In Madrid I worked as a cook and as a animator and rugby trainer with young …

A flavourful dive into Portuguese culture

New month, new culture to embrace and explore! We dedicated the entire month of October to dive into the rich Portuguese culture. We truly had an amazing time playing fun games, taking our taste-buds on some delicious gastronomic …

MARE #6 Revisited: What comes next?

It’s been more than two months since the closure of the last project MARE. It’s a hard adaptation for us all – to have left that mythical natural land of sirens and sea creatures to fit in the …

Against a Colossus in the Bay

It was the end of July, in the peak of the summer season in Southern Italy. Ieranto, the borderline bay of this peninsula that is called Sorrento. It’s clean water, with a temperature of 29°C, contains abundant fish …

The bearer of a dying tradition

Eight in the morning, the alarm clock rings and I think it’s a lie. I don’t want to wake up. Ten brief minutes in the bed that tasted like seconds and that are burdensome in the dynamics to …

Tuna Fishing in “Un Mare per Esplorare”

The “Un Mare per Esplorare” had one of its last events in Massa Lubrense. As usual, we met at 18.00 in the main square of Massa to enjoy another pleasant evening learning and playing. This time, the subject …

“Un MARE per Esplorare 2017” has been started!

Hey, hey! We have taken over the baton of one of the nicest activities, which is held by project M.A.R.E. volunteers and employees of the Marine Park every year. On 18th of July was the inauguration party of …

Project MARE Party 2017: Results

After a weeks’ worth of preparation, it was finally time: the MARE project inauguration party. The idea was to introduce ourselves to the locals and present our respective cultures. In this case, we chose to do it through …

Three years of MARE

MARE Project is celebrating its third birthday. I love to see the child grow up, as activities develop and become regular and diverse. In Ieranto, every summer more people seem interested by guided visits and information about marine …

M.A.R.E. family !

Such a strange feeling ! 3 month before I even didn’t know this persons. And now, they represent the biggest part of my life. Feelings are so intense here, unreal. We live all together, we work together, we cook …