Daily Notes

June, 2012 / Local Interest
An Artist’s Venice

February, 2010 / Places

From L'Aquila, heading east
November, 2014 / Local Interest
Le Tre Sorelle


Lee McIntyre
Lee McIntyre - Freelance writer and photographer
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Normanno Ross - TV Producer, Special Events Organiser, Romaphile
Mary Jane Cryan
Mary Jane Cryan - Author, Historian, Cruise Ship Lecturer
March 27, 2015 / Food & Wine

Just 15 minutes west of Chianciano Terme is one of our favorite restaurants, Dopolavoro, at the beautiful La Foce Estate.

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March 17, 2015 / Food & Wine

Cucina povera, which can literally be translated as “poor kitchen”, is rich in tradition. With origins primarily in, but certainly

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March 12, 2015 / Food & Wine

West of Lucca in this nondescript village, you’ll note a rotund wine cask on the right with vino sfuso (wine by

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March 2, 2015 / Food & Wine

Just peek into the kitchen and you’ll know you’re in a family-run restaurant: high school student Andrea is studying near

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February 5, 2015 / Food & Wine

Uh-oh… nothing in the fridge except the usual suspects. Some bread, half a lemon, a miserable piece of butter (in

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