Category: Italy

Greenway del Lago di Como, Italy

Greenway del Lago di Como, Italy

The Greenway del Lago di Como is a pleasant seven mile trail that stretches along Lake Como’s central western shore. Starting in Colonno, the Greenway passes through the…

Villa del Balbianello, Lake Como, Italy

Villa del Balbianello, Lenno, Italy

Perched on the wooded promontory of Il Dosso d’Avedo, the 18th century Villa del Balbianello commands panoramic views of Lago di Como, making it one of the most…

Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy

Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy

There really is no other place quite like Civita di Bagnoregio. Accessible solely by a quarter-mile long footbridge, this remote little commune is perched atop an island of…

Foro Romano, Rome, Italy

Foro Romano, Rome, Italy

The Foro Romano was the hub and heart of ancient Rome. Home to the city’s most important legal, political, and triumphal monuments, the forum also served as an…

Val d'Orcia, Tuscany, Italy

Val d’Orcia, Tuscany, Italy

I had my Tuscan photo-op fantasy fulfilled while driving through the Val d’Orcia. Verdant hills, quintessential cypress rows, perfectly manicured vineyards, historic ridgetop villages — these are the…

Well-Traveled Fella in the Piazza Grande, Arezzo, Italy

Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy

It started off as an overcast October morning in eastern Tuscany’s Val di Chiana. Charles and I had spent the prior day, in the rain, exploring San Gimignano…

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