Category Archives: Italia

A Day Trip to Lake Orta

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Italy is filled with beautiful landscapes and the region of Piedmont does not disappoint one bit. With my birthday quickly approaching and being that I am in the last trimester of pregnancy, I felt the urge to take a day … Continue reading

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A Day Trip to Florence

The last time I was in Florence was almost two years ago. I went there, only for the day, to assist as a translator for my dear friend Yolanda who wanted to meet her Italian-side of the family for the … Continue reading

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The Treasures of Valle D’Aosta

The region of Valle d’Aosta is located in the upper northwest corner of Italy, north of Piedmont. It shares borders with France and Switzerland and both Italian and French are the official languages. Valle d’Aosta is a mountainous region, which … Continue reading

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Teapot, Tea Salon and Kitchen

As soon as I walked into this cozy tea salon in the San Salvario district of Turin, I was immediately taken by the décor and the scrumptious offerings. In addition to the assortment of teas, one can also find quality … Continue reading

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A Day Trip Along the Coast of Latina

Imagine being surrounded by the Apennine mountain range on one side and the Tyrrhenian sea on the other as you drive along of the coast of Latina, a province in the region of Lazio along the central western coast of … Continue reading

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A Sicilian Appetite for Rome

My recent excursion takes me to Mizzica on Via Catanzaro, a bar in Rome that is famous amongst the locals for its Catanese (Cah-tah-NE-zeh) food (food from Catania in Sicily). The bar is situated outside the center of Rome but … Continue reading

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Finale Ligure, for some memorable eats!

Living in the region of Piedmont, one has the luxury of living beside beautiful snow-capped mountains and at the same time one is relatively close to the Italian Riviera in the region of Liguria. Having been born and raised in … Continue reading

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