Travel

Segesta

My favorite day in Sicily. One day while Alberto and I were exploring the mountaintop castle-town of Erice, and the salt-centric city of Trapani,…

Sicilia

At this point in my Italian adventure, I was really relishing the idea of some time completely to ourselves. No expectations, no phone calls,…

The hills are alive

Like most mornings at Lago Maggiore, we woke up lazily late and tossed around ideas for our day’s itinerary over breakfast. (Our very Italian…

Lakes and Mountains

With such relief I boarded the train from Milan to Belgirate. That morning, as we struggled to complete all of the mundane steps to apply…

Italia

Our trip to Italy in August was unlike any other trip I’ve been on. It was the first time in years that I wasn’t…

Anniversary

For our 1-year anniversary, Alberto and I just wanted to get away somewhere simple. Did you know you can go camping on Fire Island?…