The cities of the Migrantour network

The ciities of the Migrantour network offer intercultural urban walks designed and led by citizens of migrant origin. A zero-mile responsible tourism experience to better understand the role of migration in the transformation of European societies. An invitation to travel, meet and reflect on the value of diversity and dialogue.

Choose your Migrantour city

The Manifesto

The Migrantour project has now a history of more than 12 years and during this long time we have never stopped reflecting on the assumptions, …

Intercultural companions: the faces of our cities

Anna
Jomahe
Mariela
Rosina
Semhar
Haswell
Marta
Hassan
Blerta
Osvaldo
Perla
Malinalli
Bogi
Abdellah
Priscilla
Edma
Andreea
Emiliano
Karina
Paula
Randa
Dana
Yetunde
Denzel
Sasha
Fiona-Marie
Meghann
Jill
Negar
Abdulaal
Furkan Akay
Abir Ouni
Feras Salloum
Giovanna
Anna

Anna

My name is Anna, I am Russian and Italy is my love at first sight. I came here to study languages and create my new …

Jomahe

Jomahe

I was born and raised in Guayaquil, Ecuador. As soon as I arrived in Italy, I immediately thought of all the things I was leaving …

Mariela

Mariela

Hi everyone!!! I am Mariela, and I am Ecuadorian. I have lived in Milan for 12 years, this beautiful city has given me many opportunities, …

Rosina

Rosina

I am Italian-Peruvian: with a Calabrian Dad and a Peruvian Mum. Since I’ve been able to remember, thanks to my parents’ work, I have been …

Semhar

Semhar

My name is Semhar; I was born and raised in Asmara, Eritrea.

I came to Italy for study and have been living in Bologna for …

Haswell

Haswell

I am Haswell Beni from Malawi. Malawi means sparks of campfire. I am a missionary teacher. I’m married to one-wife and I have two children.…

Marta

Marta

My name is Malgorzata, or Marta. I was born in Poland back in 1964 and I’ve been living in Italy for a good 28 years. …

Hassan

Hassan

My name is Hassan and I was born in Damascus, Syria. In my country I was a tour guide. In 2014, because of the war …

Blerta

Blerta

Hello, my name is Blerta I am from Albania. For study reasons I came to Bologna 17 years ago, after I finished my studies I …

Osvaldo

Osvaldo

A Porteño who combines mate with bread topped with tomato and dulce de leche.
An immigrant since 1995, when we “sans papiers” were still illegally …

Perla

Perla

My name is Silvia, although I prefer to be called Perla, I was born in Equatorial Guinea and grew up between Cameroon, Gaboon and Spain …

Malinalli

Malinalli

I’m originally from Mexico, but I’ve been living in Barcelona since 2004. I studied journalism in Mexico.
I am interested in migration and intercultural issues. …

Bogi

Bogi

My name is Bogi and I am from Poland, from Gdansk – a city on the Baltic Sea coast.
I came to Spain for the …

Abdellah

Abdellah

Nourished by the rich Maghrebi culture, I was born and raised in Casablanca, Morocco. I arrived in Italy with a cardboard suitcase more than 30 …

Priscilla

Priscilla

I am Priscilla, I am 23 years old and I have been working with Migrantour for 3 years carrying out the “In the belly of …

Edma

Edma

My name is Edma, I am from Syria, I am an artist and I have been living in Italy since 2018. I studied at the …

Andreea

Andreea

I am a graphic designer and I was born in Romania. I came to Barcelona for a master’s in editorial design in 2011, I found …

Emiliano

Emiliano

I am an Argentinian psychologist, emigrated in 2017 to Spain. I am currently working as an assistant technician because the Spanish government does not recognise …

Karina

Karina

Hi, I’m Karina, Colombian and I’ve been in Spain for 4 years. In my country I am a preschool teacher and now in Spain I …

Paula

Paula

As a Guatemalan, I enjoy everything colorful. That’s how I connect with the Lombok neighborhood in Utrecht, through all its colors. My family and I …

Randa

Randa

I’m Palestinian, Syrian, and Dutch. I came to the Netherlands in 2017. I studied English language and literature at Damascus University in Syria before doing …

Dana

Dana

I’m Palestinian Syrian. I received a degree in English literature from Al Baath University in Homs, Syria. Migrantour offers participants a different perspective on Utrecht’s …

Yetunde

Yetunde

“Smile, Care, Learn, Move, and Inspire” – that’s my motto. ‘I’m from Lagos, Nigeria, where I grew up with a communal lifestyle. I moved to …

Denzel

Denzel

I’m from Senegal and have been living in the Netherlands since 2020. I’ve done all different sorts of jobs here, working in restaurants, construction, security, …

Sasha

Sasha

I’m French and Russian. I was raised in southern France, surrounded by beautiful landscapes and warm people. I moved to the Netherlands in 2017 for …

Fiona-Marie

Fiona-Marie

I grew up in the industrial area of Germany with a British passport, the child of an English pilot. Ever since finishing high school, I’ve …

Meghann

Meghann

I was born in the United States but I’ve lived all of my adult life outside of it, having studied/worked in many countries before coming …

Jill

Jill

I am a German and Irish national. From a young age, I’ve been curious about travelling and lived in several countries. As a migration researcher, …

Negar

Negar

I’m from Iran and have been living in the Netherlands since 2016. While doing my master’s in Arts, Culture & Society at Utrecht University, I …

Abdulaal

Abdulaal

I was born in Sudan and have lived in the Netherlands since 2016. I’m an actor, and I study at Utrecht’s Creative College theater department. …

Furkan Akay

Furkan Akay

I’m Furkan Akay, originally from Turkey, and I’ve called Denmark home for the past year and a half. I embrace my role as an intercultural …

Abir Ouni

Abir Ouni

I’m Abir Ouni from Tunisia, and I’ve been living in Denmark for 12 years. As an intercultural companion, I’m dedicated to bridging cultural gaps.
I …

Feras Salloum

Feras Salloum

I’m Feras Salloum, originally from Syria, and I’ve been fortunate to call Denmark my home for seven years. Embracing the role of an intercultural companion, …

Giovanna

Giovanna

My name is Giovanna, I was born in what they call the ‘selva de pedras’ (jungle of stones), São Paulo in Brazil. I moved to …