Impressions of Italy: Culture shock and the lessons I’ve taken from it

Aug 12th, 2009 David Berger 5 min read

Introduction to Italian culture: Culture Shock Italian culture is an amazing mix of history, passion, and poetry. It’s been said that French is the language of love, Spanish the language of God, and Italian the language of Poetry. The mixed artistic and cultural heritage created and passed down since the early Roman Empire is nearly unsurpassed in the European theater. Italians as a people in…

Jumping Ahead

Aug 12th, 2009 David Berger 6 min read

Hello folks! I apologize for the delay in blogging. Since Alex and I set off into the Highlands of Scotland and then across into Northern Ireland and then I continued into Northern England and down to London to return home I’ve not been able to blog. I’ve got quite a bit of catching up to do. As part of that process I’m now posting some…