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life in Italy

Here you’ll find pictures, home life, travel adventures, cooking challenges, beauty and art from my life in Rome, Italy

How’s life in Italy today?

There’s a lot of grocery shopping, a lot of cooking, beauty and art everywhere, and a lot of traditions.
Here you’ll find my little adventures, everyday life pics, and the blog posts about Italy’s way of life, at least the one I witness.

life in Italy pics and journaling

life in Italy: PUGLIA TRULLI

PUGLIA

life in italy: fried mussels

FRIED MUSSELS

life in Italy: aperitivo

APERITIVO WITH A VIEW

life in Italy: Matera

MATERA

more pics from my life in rome

I have a page where I gather daily life in Rome pics, journaling and thoughts.

life in Italy: THERMAL SPRINGS

THERMAL SPRINGS

home life in Rome: VAL D'ORCIA

VAL D’ORCIA

life in Rome: PROSECCO LAND

PROSECCO LAND

life in Rome: VENEZIA

VENEZIA

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life in Italy blog posts

FLORENCE’S SIMPOSIO: A SINFUL FLORENTINE TRAVEL COOKBOOK

FLORENCE’S SIMPOSIO: A SINFUL FLORENTINE TRAVEL COOKBOOK

Florence's Simposio is a travel cookbook from Italy with the city's traditional and authentic recipes and my favorite Renaissance Florentines. Men and women, sinners, anachronistically flung in Dante's Inferno and then celebrated with tasty menus. Because in their...

Matera, Basilicata, Italy

Matera, Basilicata, Italy

Welcome to Matera, Basilicata, the city of Sassi, bread, intimate relationships, shame, traditions, history, delicious recipes, and mysticism.

A TUSCAN BARBECUE DECALOGUE

A TUSCAN BARBECUE DECALOGUE

In this post, I’ll share with you a sort of decalogue of the perfect summer Tuscan barbecue that I wrote for the Italian Colors Newsletter.

Taranto, Puglia, Italy

Taranto, Puglia, Italy

In this post, I’ll share with you what Taranto is known for, what to see, and what to eat in this little-known, greatly rich in culture, Puglia travel destination.

Wild Boar in Italy

Wild Boar in Italy

Today, inspired by Maremma’s Simposio, we will explore “cinghiale”, wild boar, culture in Italy: Italian recipes, iconic dishes, city encounters, and the countryside culture.

what to eat in Siena

what to eat in Siena

In this post, I’ll share with you what to eat in Siena: local foods, typical ingredients, and the traditional dishes you can’t miss!

Rome’s Simposio

Rome’s Simposio

The Rome issue: a collection of magical places, fascinating personages, and delicious recipes!

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