Italy

Summer Vacation – Stop I can’t eat any more!!

Posted by on Oct 27, 2013 in Italian Food, Italy, Rome, Travel, Wanderlust | 2 comments

Summer Vacation – Stop I can’t eat any more!!

Roma!  A train from Naples, a taxi to Trastervere where we would be staying.  The taxi stopped across the street from the building we were going to be staying in for two nights.  No sign on the door, nothing to welcome us.  We had to schlep our bags across a busy street, ring a doorbell and either walk up four easy flights of marble stairs or take an old fashioned lift which could only fit Roy and the bags.  

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Summer Vacation: Next Stop – Capri

Posted by on Sep 22, 2013 in Capri, Italy, Travel, Wanderlust | 4 comments

Summer Vacation: Next Stop – Capri

The first thing I learned is that Capri is mispronounced.  It’s not  ka-PREE which is how I always hear it, it’s KAH-pree – that’s how the Italians say it.

Capri is everything you think it is.  It’s beautiful, it’s magical, it sparkles, it smells good like the streets are perfumed and was a perfect stop for us on the second leg of our trip.

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Summer Vacation Italy – First Stop: Naples

Posted by on Sep 14, 2013 in Italy, Naples, Travel, Wanderlust | 0 comments

Summer Vacation Italy – First Stop:  Naples

When I sat down to write about this trip, there was a lot to digest.  What should I write about?  The pizza?   The walking tour in Naples?  The magic of Capri?  The awesomeness of Rome?  The food?  The wine? Yes, all of that but what also made this trip so special, along with the spectacular destinations, were the people we met along the way.  And I’m going to share them with you so that you can see what I’m talking about.

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Where’ve We Been??

Posted by on Sep 8, 2013 in Capri, Italian Food, Italy, Naples, Rome, Travel | 0 comments

Where’ve We Been??

….in Italy.  Naples, Capri and Rome.  Lots of great food, wine, people, experiences and lots to write about. So, stay tuned.  I have to digest and put it all together!!  In the meantime, enjoy the pizza!!

See you at the bar…..

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