Five Lessons Learned While Living and Traveling in Italy

Five Lessons Learned While Living and Traveling in Italy

Reflection is part of the prescription for moving from one year into the next. So while I wanted to write a year-end round-up a month ago, I realized that such an article would not fully capture the joys, sorrows, and idiosyncrasies of being an expat resident and traveler in Italy. Five is an arbitrary number,…

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.