Five Favorite Flavors From Ferrara and Modena

Five Favorite Flavors From Ferrara and Modena

To ring in the New Year, my family and I rented a farmhouse for a few days on the outskirts of Ferrara. Thinking back to the trip, the timing wasn’t ideal. Ferrara was freezing and on New Year’s Eve, the fog was so thick on our drive into town to watch the fireworks over Castello…

Five Favorites: The Amalfi Coast

Five Favorites: The Amalfi Coast

With its rough coastline, deep blue ocean, and color-drenched markets and hillsides – think bougainvillea, oleander, lemons, and orange blossoms – the Amalfi Coast (Costiera Amalfitana in Italian) is one of the most sought-after seaside destinations in Italy. Somewhat similar to Liguria’s Cinque Terre, the Amalfi Coast, just south of Naples, is a series of…

Five Favorites: Art in Tuscany

Five Favorites: Art in Tuscany

To many a traveler, Tuscany and art are synonymous. From the architecture to the numerous galleries to those gorgeous, green, and cliché hills, there’s an element of art in every corner of Tuscany.

Five Favorite Obelisks in Rome

Five Favorite Obelisks in Rome

Rome is city of obelisks. Here is information on five obelisks that you’ll definitely see while visiting the Eternal City.