A Short Visit to Naples

Last time we were in Naples, we didn’t see much of the city–instead, we took the train to Pompeii. This time, armed with our Rick Steves guide, we stayed in town and wandered.  Advertisements

Tasty Thursdays: Pizza Cappriciosa

I was never a big fan of pizza until I came to Italy. I mean, the chewy crust that too often tasted like cardboard, the overwhelming amount of cheese (which was an issue even before I learned I am lactose intolerant), the either very bare or excessively generous amount of toppings… I was totally not…

Venice in a Day

Also called the Bride of the Sea and the Queen of the Adriatic, Venice is known worldwide for its canals, its glass, and for the grand masked extravaganza of Carnevale.