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A day in Assisi ~ ITALY

Whether Assisi is your destination or a stop along an Italian tour it is an absolute MUST-SEE!

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Visit Perugia, Italy ~

When I crave true Italy, I think of Perugia. This past fall, I visited Perugia again, making it my THIRD VISIT IN A YEAR! Yes, I love it!

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Bellagio, Lake Como ~ don’t just stop!

Sometimes, when I visit a destination, it surprises me. This was the case with Bellagio, Lake Como. This stunningly, beautiful little town on Lake Como was everything I thought it would be and much, much more.

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Cooking in Italy…Umbria

Ever wonder what it's like to take an authentic Italian cooking class and spend a few days in Bella, Italy! Here's our long weekend in the hills of Umbria.

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5 days in Italy

When my parents decided to come to Germany for our son's graduation this month, I encouraged them to turn it into a two week visit so we could enjoy his celebration and also tack on a few days in "Bella Italia." My folks have visited me quite a few times over the years in Germany, however, we've never… Continue reading 5 days in Italy

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HOOKED on Verona!

This past weekend I visited Verona, Italy. I hope you don't mind if I share, share, share. When most people hear of Verona their minds turn to love, Romeo and Juliet and Shakespeare's infamous play. However, I am here to tell you that the famous balcony is the sneaky hook the Veronese use to bring… Continue reading HOOKED on Verona!