Sea and Serenity in Portovenere

Sea and Serenity in Portovenere

This morning we took the ferry and departed for the southmost village of Portovenere which was yet another beautiful village on the west coast of Italy. Some refer to it as the jewel of Liguria. Taking the ferry was a wonderful way of viewing the villages from the...
Food, Wine and Freedom in Cinque Terre

Food, Wine and Freedom in Cinque Terre

We took the early train to Monterosso to begin our morning walk to Vernazza in Cinque Terre. We were aware that we may need to transform ourselves into a mountain goat to climb these hills. Yes, it was steep, but boy was it worth it. Wow, it was a sight to behold. A...
Why I Love Italian Buildings

Why I Love Italian Buildings

There is so much that I love about Italy, but today I share a little insight to just why I am so completely drawn to it. On my brief visit to Rome last year, I felt so alive and I guess as a creative person I just fell in love with the creativity and vibrancy of...