Saturday, February 23, 2019
Doing the Little Shoe, La Scarpetta in Italian
Italian food culture is probably very different from what you're used to at home. And, since Italians have been perfecting it for over 1,000 years, try going with the wine and olive oil flow instead...
Bialetti Moka Italian Coffee Espresso Machine
Italian coffee is so special it even has its own machine. Unless you’re some kind of cultural genius, you probably don’t have any idea what it is or how the heck it works.And so we're...
Italian Coffee
Sure, you’ve had an espresso and a cappuccino, but that’s just the tip of the Italian coffee iceberg, my friends. Coffee in Italy is a thing of it’s own. Even if you’re familiar with copycats...
italian supermarket
One of the best parts about being in Italy is that everyday things are their own little adventures - even a trip to the italian supermarket grocery store can be a portal into a world...
The Duomo and Santa Croce Church in Florence Italy from Piazzale Michelangelo
The average cost of living in Florence Italy is fairly comparable to that of New York or Los Angeles...if you forget to convert from euros to dollars. Because prices are numerically similar (7 for a cocktail is...
Bidet in Florence Italy Bathroom
The most typical question I get from new arrivals in Italy isn't "Where can I exchange money?" or "How do I get to the nearest gelato place?" but "What's that thing next to the toilet...
March 21st is officially the first day of spring in Florence Italy, and we're just as excited about it as you are. While Florence keeps itineraries packed all year long, there are some activities better...
If you stay in Italy for a substantial period of time, you start to notice that there are certain characters that keep popping up all over the place. Here is a rundown of some of...
So you're walking down the streets of Florence, on your left you've got Palazzo Signoria, the center of Florentine Medici power. Right in front of you, one of the wonders of Florence, you've seen it...
"It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end." ~ Ernest HemingwayThere are millions of reasons to travel but I find one of the...