Buonconvento, Italy

Italy’s Hidden Gem: Buonconvento

Italy is a country full of hidden gems. There’s more to it than Rome and Venice. If you have time to spend exploring the small towns of Italy, you must visit Buonconvento, one of the most beautiful villages in Tuscany. Experience la dolce vita: take a break from the crowded tourist places. Enjoy a quiet …

Siena, Italy

5 Italian Words/ Phrases (And How To Use Them)

Ciao! Are you trying to learn the Italian language? Do you have any favorite Italian words and phrases? As part of the Dolce Vita Blogger’s monthly linkup, I have come up with a list of my favorite Italian words and phrases.  Allora (Ah-loh-rah) Okay, so I first learned this word from the show Master of …

A Woman Who ‘Breaks Glass Ceilings’

Rina Benedictos is an inspirational woman who “breaks glass ceilings” through her work as a coach and mentor. She is the creator of “The Cinderella Challenge”, a movement that aims to recognize the achievements of women around the world.