Roaming In Roma

Live from Italy! Today marked the start of our Southern Secrets: Campania and Sicily’s Hidden Corners tour, co-hosted by Danielle Oteri of Feast on History. We met this afternoon in Rome and drove to Cilento province, the secret Amalfi Coast. We are staying in a beautiful inn, owned by Danielle’s cousins, on the side of…

My Warm-Up In Roma

As a warm-up for our Southern Secrets: Campania and Sicily’s Hidden Corners tour that starts tomorrow with Danielle Oteri and Feast on History and Experience Sicily, today I delighted in a wine tasting and lunch pairing at Rimessa Roscioli in Rome. When my host Mattia understood my knowledge of Sicily’s terroir, he changed up the…

Come Away with Me

When traveling to Sicily from New York, often (for sure during winter months) you have to stop somewhere else to get to Palermo’s or Catania’s airport. For example, I’ve just boarded my flight to Palermo by way of Rome! So, yes… I’ll be live blogging from the island of the sun for the next 9…