Lost

…and foolish. Very foolish. You know how I said you can walk everywhere in Florence within twenty minutes. Well, I proved myself wrong. I found other places. I could blame it on the Citronella, or the kitchen fan, but the Read More …

Wine Town Photos

The jazz string quartet getting ready to perform at the Wine Town event. Notice the statues in the back. Those are the ones I’ve been trying to figure out. Another of the wine tasting venues. The harpist at another wine Read More …

Bitten Alive

For those readers who may be drowning in jealousy reading about my trip to Italy, I offer you my blood letting story. What can I say? Normally, bugs don’t like me. Mosquitoes and wasps will check me out and leave Read More …

Wine Town Firenze

Eager to experience all the cultural events, not to mention the vino, of the Firenze wine festival, we purchased our passes early, studied the map of the locations in town and arrived at our first destination precisely at 3:00 p.m. Read More …

Merkato Centrale

We started the day with a one Euro cappuccino at the Mercato Centrale, known to have the best food in the city. We bought a small block of white cheese soaked in red wine, two chocolate brioche, and 4 mini-paninis. Read More …

57 steps

Location. Location. Location! That’s what sold us on our Firenze (Florence) apartment. On Via Del Sol, right in the heart of the Italian city known as the cradle of the Renaissance. For the modest priceĀ  of 1200 euro we have Read More …