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July 16, 2018 | Rome, Italy
Venice by winter is an essential Italian trip.

Cool Venice

By | 2018-04-27T18:12:37+00:00 January 1st, 2007|

The city of the Doges now caters to non-Venetians, so go in winter to dodge mob rule.


The Culture Wars

By | 2018-03-21T18:22:57+00:00 September 1st, 2006|

BOOM! No, there was no bomb. But I was furious. Had there been one, it would have been dead cop, dead me.

Verona, Arena, north Italian, Italian tourism

Arena Fever

By | 2018-03-21T18:22:35+00:00 August 1st, 2006|

Verona's Arena was built of pink marble with a façade of pink and white limestone from nearby Valpolicella.


Luino By The Lake

By | 2018-03-21T18:21:12+00:00 April 1st, 2006|

You can get almost everything you need in a street market: underwear, shoes, kumquats, squid, bicycle bells, wigs, belts.


A Day in Pavia

By | 2018-03-21T18:20:57+00:00 March 1st, 2006|

In Pavia's Piazza Duomo, there was a market in full-swing. Women were trying on shoes and handling scarves.