Eat Like a Local in Florence

Eat Like a Local in Florence

I am starting a new series of posts called “Eat like a local” where locals from across Italy will share ...

Garlicky Delicacy from Abruzzo

Garlicky Delicacy from Abruzzo

There are so many tasty Italian dishes out there! The other day, for instance, for the first time, I cooked ...

Share Your Joy: Suspended Coffee in Naples

Share Your Joy: Suspended Coffee in Naples

There is a wonderful tradition in Napoli called “suspended coffee” (“caffè sospeso”). Lately, the international press has been talking a ...

Praise to The Italian Loquat Fruit

Praise to The Italian Loquat Fruit

The season of winter fruit like kiwi, oranges and clementine is finished yet spring fruit is not out yet. Not ...

Traditional costumes in Scanno, Abruzzo

Traditional costumes in Scanno, Abruzzo

While flicking through my Italian photo archives the other day I found these wonderful photos that my American friend Linda sent me. ...

Get a Bargain and Help to Revive a Calabrian Village

Get a Bargain and Help to Revive a Calabrian Village

Surrounded by the dramatic mountains of the Pollino National park, San Lorenzo Bellizzi is a charming small village in Northern ...

The Orange-Scented Carnival of Ivrea, Piedmont

The Orange-Scented Carnival of Ivrea, Piedmont

“Buon Carnevale!”, I heard everywhere in the two days that I stayed in Ivrea, Piedmont. The Carnival's main event, the Battle of ...

What to eat in Turin

What to eat in Turin

Rosemarie Scavo is originally from Sydney, Australia. She moved to Turin to teach English eight years ago and, for various ...

The Beauty of Rome in Winter

The Beauty of Rome in Winter

Since moving to Italy I have come to love Rome in winter. As spring is scattering blossoms and birds are chirping ...

Nature Walks Around Florence

Nature Walks Around Florence

Florence is a great destination not only for art and architecture lovers. Hiking near Florence is fantastic as there are also many ...

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Italian Christmas Desserts You Need to Try

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

As another year is ending, I would like to say a big ”Thank you!” to ...

Garlicky Delicacy from Abruzzo

Thursday, May 12, 2016

There are so many tasty Italian dishes out there! The other day, for instance, for ...

Learning How To Make Lentil Soup In Santo Stefano, Abruzzo

Thursday, March 10, 2016

I travelled to the tiny village of Santo Stefano di Sessanio, Abruzzo, to learn how ...