Travel Journals


Italy wine pairings for Thanksgiving

                    I am sure you All know that Italy is the…
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L’altare della patria, a breathtaking view

        Georgeous example of what I define a “breathtaking view”!!! Inaugurated in 1911 to pay respect to…
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Antistress Academy at the Vivosa Apulia Resort, Southern Italy

  I am just back home after a wonderful long week end at the spectacular Vivosa Apulia Resort in Southern…
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Il Bacaro: where to eat in Venice

I was back in Venice this summer, again after 25 years: what a surprise! I had so many delicious local…
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Hidden Rome: the key hole with the St Peter view

One the most surprising hidden corner of Rome. Today I will tell you about a place I remember from my…
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Unusual Rome with Pat: from Aventino to Trastevere

  Unusual Rome with Pat is a walking tour from Aventino to Trastevere, around my favorite places, out of the…
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Alleys and corners of a lovely village: what see and eat in Montalcino, Tuscany

Nice to be back in Montalcino: after many years, I am back in this lovely wine hill-topped village…. and I feel…
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Amalfi coast, land of Limoncello

  Every time I visit the Amalfi Coast, I am struck by the many displays of bottles of limoncello for…
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The best way to see Capri island

The best way to see Capri is definitely by boat: the island is a rocky jewel surrounded by the bluest…
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Alberobello, the Trulli town in Puglia, Southern Italy

For this early summer family vacation I chose the Region of Puglia: what a great choice! Would never imagined to…
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