The Power of Love in a Bowl of Risotto

The woman had been staring at me for what seemed like forever. She had even tried to get me to...

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7 Best Museums in Venice

One of the best ways to get to know a city and its history is by visiting its museums. Venice...

9 Italian Instagram Accounts to Follow Now

I am always on the look out for Instagram feeds that can momentarily take me back to Italy. I love...

Daily Italian Doses | Venice Manners

Daily Italian Doses | Venice Manners

While we are talking about Venice, let’s talk about manners.  Better brush up on your etiquette or face the authorities. ...

Venice boat travel

Venice boat travel

Think a gondola is the only way to go in Venice?  Think again.  I found this great article recently that...

Carnival opens in Venice

Carnival began last evening and all of Venice has come to life with color.  Enjoy the video and photos below!...

Italy in the News:  Phone Sex, WWI arsenal found, Trevi repairs and the death of a Cardinal

Italy in the News: Phone Sex, WWI arsenal found, Trevi repairs and the death of a Cardinal

Headlines from the week of Aug 26-Sept 1 (ANSA) – Giving phone sex for money does not make you a prostitute,...

Italy in the News: Phone Sex, WWI arsenal found, Trevi repairs and the death of a Cardinal

Headlines from the week of Aug 26-Sept 1 (ANSA) – Giving phone sex for money does not make you a prostitute,...

Painted Pigeons? Only in Italy!

I’ve seen the cascade of colored balls down the Spanish Steps.  Protestors taking over the Colosseum.  Village streets clogged with...

Day 9 of My Favorite Italian Websites | Living Venice

Welcome to Day 9 of my 30 days of Italian websites that will draw you in and keep you dreaming. Living Venice is...