Category Archives: Italy

Reason 8-Slow Food

Continuing with the November theme ″Why I keep coming back to Italy″ is Reason Eight–Slow Food. When you arrive in Italy, it’s time to slow down and enjoy the wide variety of culinary delights. Although there is always the option … Continue reading

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Day Seven: The History

After seven days of November Blog Week, I’ve decided to slow down a bit. I’ll be posting twice a week, instead of every day. I need some time to be outdoors, hang out with friends & family, study my Italian, prepare … Continue reading

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Reason Six: Day Hikes in Italy

How do you enjoy all of that gelato and not gain weight? It’s easy—spend some time hiking or walking the scenic trails in Italy. There are several dramatic mountain ranges to choose from—the Alps and Dolomites in the north, the Apennines … Continue reading

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Reason Five: Italian Gelato

My husband has a saying, “The best gelato, is the one in your hand”. Maybe for him that’s true, but for me, the best gelato is in Italy. There is simply no place in the world that has mastered the … Continue reading

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Reason Four: Italian Coffee

If you are a coffee connoisseur, you’ll feel right at home in Italy. This is where you’ll find good coffee almost anywhere. From the tiny bar in the middle of nowhere to the rest stops on the super highways, the … Continue reading

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Reason Three: Piazza Life

Each time I visit a new town in Italy, I make my first stop in the main piazza, to get a feel for the place. Every village, town and city has at least one main piazza and many minor ones. … Continue reading

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November Blog Month

  For National Blog Posting Month, I decided to take the challenge of writing a short post every day of the month of November. This is just when I thought I was going to take a break from writing. But, I … Continue reading

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