where to eat in florence

Where to Eat in Florence, Italy

As one of the most popular destinations in the country, Florence, Italy, is used to being in the tourism spotlight. Millions of visitors come from around the world to admire Michelangelo’s David, wander the Uffizi Gallery, cross the Ponte Vecchio, and marvel at the city’s magnificent Duomo.  Florence is a feast for the eyes, and …

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things to do in sorrento

Things to do in Sorrento, Italy

Just saying the names of Sorrento, Capri and Amalfi Coast conjures up images of the warm Italian sun, steep seaside cliffs, and the blue, inviting waters of the Mediterranean. The beautiful Sorrentine Peninsula of Italy has inspired artists, poets and travellers for centuries, and with good reason. The countryside, houses, and topography of southern Italy …

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Italy does so many things right, like coffee and ice cream. Where to find the best cappuccino and best gelato in Rome. (via

The Best Cappuccino and Gelato in Rome

I’ve often wondered how Italians became ‘the’ global coffee cognoscenti. After all, no coffee beans grow in Italy. They’re imported from the tropics, then roasted, ground, and consumed in Italy in vast quantities. Similarly, the Italian love of gelato is understandable, yet how did it become a worldwide phenomenon as well? It’s the ritual of coffee …

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