Entries Categorized as 'Travel'

A day trip to Greve in Chianti, Firenze

Date giugno 12, 2014

Greve is there, in the world-renowned hilly region of Chianti, about one hour drive from Florence and from Siena, not so far from my little village. Yet I went there for the first time a few weeks ago. Regula was here for a bunch of days to see me and Emiko, so among cultural and foodie explorations […]

One day in Florence – My city guide

Date maggio 15, 2014

I’m leaving for a three day holiday in Venice, a well deserved break, a second chance given to a city which the first time didn’t impress me much (it was probably due to the fog, as I could not see past my nose). While I’ll be wandering along the narrow alleys of Venice, tasting its […]

Florence antique market and where to eat a good panino

Date marzo 18, 2014

Florence and its markets. Sooner or later I’d love to tell you about every market in Florence, Sant’Ambrogio, San Lorenzo… markets who lived through the pages of history and novels. Each market has a peculiar soul, its loving customers and its interesting story. Today grab your favourite armchair or choose your preferred corner of the […]