5 Touristy Things to Skip in Venice, Italy

This is a guest post from Susan Guillory of The Unexplorer. Venice is truly one of the loveliest cities I have visited. Yes, there were hordes of visitors, but if you got away from the Grand Canal and into the neighborhoods, you encountered more locals than tourists. Still, there are a few things that you don’t have [...]

2017-08-24T08:29:04+00:00November 23rd, 2016|Europe, Italy|

Yoga in Italy? This Just Might Be Heaven

This is a guest post by Susan Guillory of The Unexplorer. The sun went behind the distant mountain as we stood in — coincidentally — mountain pose. I opened my eyes to take in the golden light that adorned the valley and Lucca, the Tuscan town below. No, I was not an actress in the next [...]

2017-08-24T08:29:05+00:00October 12th, 2016|Europe, Italy|

Book Review: Italy From The Source

It was more than 10 years ago that my husband and I traveled throughout Italy. Ever since, we have longed to return having fallen in love with the beauty, the people and the food of the different regions we visited. Italy From the Source transported me back to Italy, its people and the beautiful food [...]

2017-08-24T08:29:05+00:00September 30th, 2015|Europe, Food, Italy|

Wild Zone Bed & Surfing

The adorable bungalow at Wild Zone Bed & Surfing in Bracciano, Italy. For anyone who thinks surfing in Italy is an oxymoron, think again. On my visit to Italy last summer, my family and I were invited to spend our last night in the amazing city of Bracciano at Wild Zone Bed & [...]

2017-08-24T08:29:05+00:00November 5th, 2014|Europe, Italy|