La Fontana di Trevi

La Fontana di Trevi: What You Need To Know About Rome’s Most Beloved Fountain

It is summer here in Italy: the days are extra long and very, very, hot. As I am writing this post, most Italians are somewhere near a body of water: at the beach, by the lake, or even in the pool. Almost every conversation I overhear involves talk about their summer holidays. Corso Brevi di …

Via Francigena: Walking Down The Pilgrim’s Route

Do you remember studying about the Canterbury Tales in high school? In Tuscany, Italy, you can walk part of that route on the Via Francigena. Via Francigena is an ancient pilgrim’s route that connected Canterbury to Rome and the harbors of Apulia during the medieval period. It is important to note that Via Francigena is …