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 ...

Eat Like a Local in Turin: Veal With Tuna and Stuffed Peaches

Eat Like a Local in Turin: Veal With Tuna and Stuffed Peaches

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 ...

Car-Free Islands in Italy

Car-Free Islands in Italy

Looking for a green destination without noisy crowds and cars? There are a few islands in Italy that are off ...

Small Campsites in Italy

Small Campsites in Italy

Camping can be a great option for traveling Italy on a budget. But what about the noise of camping activities, queues ...

My Italian Bucket List: Meeting Asinara White Donkeys in Sardinia

My Italian Bucket List: Meeting Asinara White Donkeys in Sardinia

The island of Asinara in Sardinia is a great destination for a walking holiday. It is high up in my Italia bucket list not only because ...

Sulmona, Abruzzo: a medley of history, colours and flavours

Sulmona, Abruzzo: a medley of history, colours and flavours

One of the perks of being a blogger is that you meet wonderful people online. I was very lucky to ...

Travelling by Vintage Train

Travelling by Vintage Train

Is there anything more romantic than travelling by train in Italy? Yes, travelling by VINTAGE train! The Italian state railway ...

The Beauty of Ageing in Lecce, Puglia

The Beauty of Ageing in Lecce, Puglia

During my recent visit to Lecce in Puglia, I took a closer look at the beautiful baroque buildings that made this city ...

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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 ...

Garlicy Delicacy from Abruzzo

Thursday, May 12, 2016

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

Traditional costumes in Scanno, Abruzzo

Monday, March 14, 2016

While flicking through my Italian photo archives the other day I found these wonderful photos that my ...