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Sagona: A Farm to Table Restaurant - A lovely place to grab a bite to eat in Tuscany Italy.

Sagona: A Farm to Table Resturant

Let me start by painting a picture of this hidden gem of a restaurant: at the bottom of Montagna del Pratomagno a narrow road winds up to a beautiful small building, and at first, appears to be a house. Surrounded by a forest this quaint restaurant gives its visitors the feeling of walking into an Italian home. As you park on gravel and walk up to this quaint stone structure, you approach a green glass door, with wooden tables and chairs placed outside on the...

Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre: Photo Collection

Oh the colors of Cinque Terre! My partner and I collected a lot of photos throughout the Cinque Terre trip. From Monterosso to Vernazza to Porto Venere. Here’s a collection of those photographs we put together. Enjoy, share, like, comment! If you ever get the chance to travel to this amazing seaside area I suggest going in September/ October when the weather isn’t too hot and the tourists are at a minimum. The cloudy sky gave us a dramatic background...

A Day in Cinque Terre

A Day in Cinque Terre

We knew the weather wasn’t going to be perfect. We had planned to go to the Cinque Terre region and nothing was going to get in the way of our adventures. It was about a three-hour drive and the rain had been non-stop. nothing was going to get in the way of our adventures. As we drove through the windy roads we saw peek-a- boo views of the Thyrennian sea. We had decided to stay in Monterosso because it is...

What's in Your Carry-on

What’s in your Carry-On?

I have a week until my plane leaves U. S. turf and I head back to my beautiful Italy. I’ve begun to put my list of things I need to pack and I thought a short-and-sweet post about my carry-on items would be a perfect way to kick off this upcoming adventure. Before I jump into my carry-on list there are a few simple rules I like to keep in mind as I dress for the journey. Rule 1 Don’t...

Why You Should Travel Slow

Why You Should Travel Slow

There is something meaningful about the saying, “It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey.” As a traveler, I am always happy to get to the next destination, but the I believe the true excitement happens in the act of getting to there. By traveling slowly we can experience the journey instead of just sightseeing. When most people travel, they travel at a fast pace. Trying to see as much as possible in a short amount of time, because,...