Daily Notes

January, 2010 / Local Interest
A wedding at Sassinoro

March, 2009 / Art & Archaeology
Greeks in Sicily

November, 2009 / Places
The “Beautiful Era” in Rome


Marian Watson-Virga - British by birth, Sicilian by marriage
Context Travel - The Experience of Place
Giuseppe Spano
Giuseppe Spano - Mi diletto nel popolo italiano
December 16, 2014 / Food & Wine

I knew that George Clooney had great taste when I read that he ordered 2000 pasticciotti for his recent wedding

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December 5, 2014 / Food & Wine

Last week I joined a Venice food tour of the Rialto Markets and cicchetti tasting with wine. Many of you

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November 25, 2014 / Events

Rural people baptized it l’albero del pane (“the bread tree”) for this tree grew on the mountains where wheat would not grow (and if

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November 17, 2014 / Food & Wine

No autumn is complete without at least one trip to the countryside north of Rome to catch some fresh air,

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October 28, 2014 / Food & Wine

Easy, right? Hmmm… but do you want crudo or cotto? (cured or cooked, respectively) Do you need it for cooking,

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