Fuori Mura

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From outside the walls

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Into the Amazon: San José del Guaviare

When I opened my eyes at 7am, we had already crossed the border with Meta Department. We were getting closer and closer to José del Guaviare. I was exhausted after a long, sleepless night on a mini van from Bogota. Yet, I was ready for my adventure into the Amazon, in San José del Guaviare….

A weekend in San Gil, Santander.

Where I learnt to let go When I travel, I normally pick some cultural destinations. Better if somewhere sunny and warm, to flee Bogota’s moody and cold weather. This time, however, I decided to embark on a different journey. One involving adrenaline, and nature. I wanted to feel small, ppwerless, and to let go. That’s…

My 27th birthday. And my 6th away from home

This year on October 5th I woke up in my bed in Colombia, not really ready to celebrate my 27th birthday. And, my 5th birdday away from home.  Here is my chronology of my return of the day. October 5th, 2016. Brighton, UK. My first birthday off shore. I was spending a month in Brighton…

I’M MARTINA

And I am the face behind Fuori Mura.

I am Italian and I am 26 years old. In 2016 I left Italy and have lived in the Netherlands, Germany, India, and Belgium since. Today I am based in Bogotà, Colombia, where I work in the International Cooperation sector.  I’m passionate about reading, writing, sewing and swimming.

Fuori Mura (Italian for outside the walls) is my exercise of stepping out of my comfort zone — and into the unknown. There is a world just outside the walls, and it is immensely stunning. Let’s explore it, together.

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