Imagine my surprise this week when I heard that the theme for this week’s #FriFotos on Twitter was “Chairs.” And here I thought I was the only crazy travel person who came home from each trip with lots of photographs of them! Lourmarin, Provence, outside a linen shop Why are chairs at the top of […]
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Travel ideas, information and inspiration for women planning to travel to Italy.
A woman who lived under the Tuscan sun in the early 1900s The villa and beautiful gardens at La Foce in Tuscany. An Italian nobleman for a husband. The stuff of dreams for many a Travel Belle. But Iris Origo’s life was no fairy tale. She endured war, loneliness, grief and privation during Italy’s troubled […]
Caponata is the very essence of traditional Sicilian food.
Dear Italy, I love you, but you need more wilderness. This is probably the West Virginian in me talking.
The minor complication of being in Verona wasn’t what I anticipated. Neither were my photos.
We give you license to eat Sicilian granita morning, noon and night.
Because when in Rome, you might just need a good book.
The ideals of the Slow Food movement have seeped into daily life in Piedmont, Italy.
Photo: Being somewhat of an architecture and history nerd, I wanted to share with you the view at Palazzo del Gabelliere over the rooftops of Vogogna, Italy.
The one thing that I really remember from my trip to Umbria was the sweet, white dessert wines, which can be identified on menus with the word “amabile.”