Paris, I miss you…

The last time I was in Paris was the summer of 2011. I miss it — and if I had the time, I would make a habit of going every year! Excessive, maybe. Understandable, absolutely!  

Italia! Part 4 – Firenze

And finally… Firenze!  So you’ve read about the visits to Rome, Siena and Chianti.  There’s history and a story to be heard everywhere in Italy but you become immediately aware of much of the renaissance history the minute you set foot in Florence.  What I loved about both Rome, and …

Italia! Part 3 – Chianti

Oh Chianti! Third stop after Rome (Part 1) and Siena (Part 2). October is one of the most special times to visit the Chianti region.  It’s harvest season, not just for the grapes but also for a lot of the things grown in this area!  Hence everything tastes amazing this …

Italia! Part 2 – Siena

After visiting Rome (read my post on that part of the trip!), we were headed to Siena as a starting point for our Chianti and Tuscany wine and food trip.  We weren’t planning to spend that much time (time that we didn’t have!) in Siena, but after spending a few …

Italia! Part 1 – Roma

A 10-day trip to celebrate a 10-year anniversary. Italy: what better place to do so!  Specifically, we visited Roma, Siena, Chianti, and Firenze. I’ve obviously exceeded any logical quota of photos during this trip as there was so much to capture.  So I’ve attempted to pick my favorite handful of …