Daily Italian Doses | Top Ten Tuscan Summer Food Festivals

Daily Italian Doses | Top Ten Tuscan Summer Food Festivals

Now that I got to thinking about sagre from yesterday, I shall continue to torture myself with an article I...

Top Ten | Cheap Thrills in Italy

Who says you need to spend a fortune to enjoy yourself when traveling. Here are my favorite cheaps thrills in...

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Trattoria da Sandro Open Again | Vernazza

When people ask me where my very favorite restaurant in Vernazza is, without hesitation I say Sandro’s.  It is one...

Father’s Day Tribute | Travel Memories With My Dad In Italy

I couldn’t help re-posting for Daddy’s Day. My dad is my great friend and to the disbelief of my old high...

Top Ten | Travel Memories With My Mom In Italy

Top Ten | Travel Memories With My Mom In Italy

I have been asked to be more…..delicate with this list.  While my mom is a good sport she is a...

Top Ten | Travel Memories With My Dad In Italy

Top Ten | Travel Memories With My Dad In Italy

My dad is my great friend and to the disbelief of my old high school self, I have come to realize we are...

Things I love about Italy | A Valentine’s Day Tribute

Things I love about Italy | A Valentine’s Day Tribute

I thought in honor of sweetheart’s day I would simply list the things that I love about Italy.  Here they...

Top Ten:  Embarrassing Travel Moments in Italy

Top Ten: Embarrassing Travel Moments in Italy

It is only fair that I include my personal top ten embarrassing travel moments after poking fun of others.  Ready...

Top Ten:  Things actually heard or done while on tour in Italy

Top Ten: Things actually heard or done while on tour in Italy

When I was taking small groups on tour in Italy, I learned to never be too surprised at what I overheard.  Some...

Top Ten:  Items that I always pack when traveling to Italy

Top Ten: Items that I always pack when traveling to Italy

These are the items that I never leave home without (in addition to the obvious things…..like pants). 10.  Sun glasses. ...