Monthly Archives: January 2013

In Venice, in Love: Gianni Berengo Gardin

With his exceptional ability to capture images from life in the most poetic of ways, it is no wonder that Gianni Berengo Gardin has become one of Italy’s most loved photographers. Born in Liguria in 1930, Gianni Berengo Gardin’s career … Continue reading

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Forking Out for Foreign Food: Best Restaurants in Florence, Italy

Nobody would doubt that food in Florence is anything but fabulous. That is true even of non-Italian eateries for those rare occasions in which you may wish to branch out to other cuisines at least just for one meal. Variety … Continue reading

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Food in Florence: The art of artichokes

Florence, as the capital city of Tuscany (and Italy in general), is foodie heaven. Really, that’s why we live here. The simple secret lies in choosing fresh in-season ingredients and not messing about with them too much.

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La Befana: 1 Wise Woman

At a time when most of us are already some days into our new year’s resolution of eating lighter and drinking less, Italians are gearing up for yet another feast! 6th January marks the Epiphany on (most) Christian calendars, the … Continue reading

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