Food & Wine

Traditional Italian Food recipes straight from Italy

I don’t know about you but I’ve been busy trying new recipes and especially traditional Italian food during quarantine. It seems to be a common activity when stuck in the house. You’ve got to eat no matter what! Why not … Read More

Traditional Italian Food recipes straight from Italy

I don’t know about you but I’ve been busy trying new recipes and especially traditional Italian food during quarantine. It seems to be a common activity when stuck in the house. You’ve got to eat no matter what! Why not … Read More

Top 5 Italian Food Markets in Rome

If you’re a foodie who loves to taste and tour, an undercover chef in your kitchen every night or just a hungry guy then you can’t miss these top 5 Italian food Markets in Rome! Read on. 1. The new … Read More

Healthy Italian eating: Why Are Italians So Healthy?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The most recent World Economic Forum named Italians the healthiest population in the world right after the Spanish. Sure, it was a hard blow for the average healthy Italian. Italy is a country that has often been viewed as the … Read More

best pizza in naples italy

The Best Pizzas of the World: Taste Them in Naples

Let’s set the scene. You’re sitting across from Julia Roberts in a pizzeria in Naples and staring down at a margherita pizza, twice the size of your face. It looks like perfection on a plate. It has a thin crust, … Read More

wine lovers val d'orcia

Where to Go in Italy for Wine Lovers: Observations on Val d’Orcia

Just a hop, skip, and jump (or Vespa ride) away is the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Val d’Orcia. “Val, short for valle” is the Italian word for valley, and this is one like no other- it is the definitive … Read More

Chianti Wine Tour

Where to Go in Italy for Wine Lovers: A Commentary on Chianti

Warning: the title of this post is extremely misleading. If you’re a wine lover, ALL of Italy is your nirvana. It would be blasphemy to single out one single place as the only area to take a wine tour in. … Read More

restaurants in italy

My favourite restaurants in Italy: A Food Lover’s Guide

Italy is home to some of the best cuisine in the world. But where to start? Amy Doherty from Luxe Associates Travel has chosen some of her favourites in Rome, Milan & Venice.  What are favourite restaurants in Italy? … Read More

Tuscan food

A Food Lover’s Guide to Italy – Tuscany

Though those of us outside of Italy tend to lump all Italian dishes under the term “Italian food,” cuisine in Italy is characterized by distinct regional differences- just as the scenery changes from Lombardia to Umbria, so too will the … Read More

bigne di San Giuseppe

Bigné di San Giuseppe

Father’s Day is celebrated on March 19th in Italy, coinciding rather fittingly with the Festa di San Giuseppe – the day when Christ’s own father, Joseph, is celebrated. The celebrations differ across Italy: in Sicily it is common to feed … Read More