Best towns to homebase in Italy without a car

I love finding a place in Italy and parking it there for an extended period of time.  I believe this...

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...

Forest Fires Rage Across Italy

I write from my home in Montana, where the air outside smells like a giant campfire and I haven’t been...

Day 24 of My Favorite Italian Websites | Southern Tuscany – Map it Out

Welcome to Day 24 of my 30 days of Italian websites that will draw you in and keep you dreaming. This was...

Day 8 of My Favorite Italian Websites | I Borghi piu belli d’Italia

Welcome to Day 8 of my 30 days of Italian websites that will draw you in and keep you dreaming. I borghi…what?...

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Day 7 of My Favorite Italian Websites | From a Tuscan Villa

Welcome to Day 7 of my 30 days of Italian websites that will draw you in and keep you dreaming. I am...

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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...