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Coffee in Rome: How to Order & Where to Go
Click here to read my advice for ordering coffee in Rome and where to do it!  Below is an excerpt
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Active Travel in Tuscany: Search, Harvest, Cook, and Taste
Gourmandly designs food and wine tours for hungry and curious travelers. They call Bainbridge Island, WA their home, and this
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Snapshots from Barcelona
Hola fellow foodies! Gourmandly and I have teamed up again (yea!!!) to talk travel and tantalize your wanderlust. Gourmandly designs
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5 Great Coffee Spots: Hobart, Tasmania
Jemima Phelps is the author of fiddle & spoon, a beautifully photographed lifestyle blog. Her topics lean toward fashion, travel,
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Pacific Northwest Snapshot: A Day on Orcas Island
Gourmandly designs food and wine tours for hungry and curious travelers.  They call Bainbridge, WA their home, and this team
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7 Restaurants Less Traveled: Italy
Hungry for a meal off the beaten path? Read my guide before your next trip to Italy “7 Restaurants Less
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The Italian Elevator
There are 156,349 reasons why I love Italy, but one of them has to be how petite things are: coffee,
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Italy 2016: Driving through Amalfi at Sunset
In my post, Itay 2016: Spelling Matters, I mentioned our efforts to reach Ravello for a Tuesday morning market.  Unfortunately
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Italy 2016: Spelling Matters
We learned a valuable travel lesson, especially in Italy.  Spelling REALLY matters.   Eddie and I trade travel planning responsibilities
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Italy 2016: Textures of Amalfi
The photos are wrong.  Amalfi and the surrounding Massa Lubrense are impossible to capture with a lens.  The enormity, expanse
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Italy 2016: Massa Lubrense
Buongiorno! We are renting an apartment on the outskirts of Sorrento in the quaint and oh so friendly town of
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Italy 2016: Pavullo nel Frignano Photo Diary
Ciao ragazzi! My apologies for going dark but we have been working, and now traveling non-stop since my last post
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Italia 2016: Bologna
Ciao from Italia! We spent a quick two days in Bologna to get our city fix before moving to a
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Italia 2016: Milan to Venice
Five days into our journey!  We arrived in Milan Monday evening after taking the train from the airport to our
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5 Reasons to Love Baking Soda
  I LOVE multi-purpose household items that morph into DIY natural remedies.  For this reason I’m Baking Soda’s #1 fan!
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