My 2015 starts well: first my blog Stai Al Borgo got shortlisted on the Italy Magazine for the Best Travel Blog Awards 2014, and second I am finally moving to Florence! I can't be more honored to be nominated on the Italy Blog Awards on the Italy Magazine together among all the other great blogs. … Continue reading To 2015, A New Year and A New Chapter
I can't believe that I've never had a post about Milan, yet. And the main reason is that every time I visit there, I was in a rush. During the past Christmas time, I was in Milan for 2 days, and again I didn't have the luck to see the best side of the city. … Continue reading Milan, I’ve Missed Your Beauty, Again!
I love to walk around in Florence. To me, it is something I can't get tired of. I was in the Borgo Santo Spirito in a rainy afternoon. Few people were on the street, but they didn't rush to indoor place because of the bad weather. So I took it slow as well, enjoying a … Continue reading Walks in Firenze: Deep into Borgo Santo Spirito
Rome, one of the cities that I've been dreaming to visit since I was a little girl (probably influenced by the romantic movie by Audrey Hepburn like all the other girls do). And when in Rome, do what you must do: Visit the Colosseum! It is a great architecture that has been through a lot … Continue reading Colosseum, Gone Architecture that Hasn’t been Forgotten
If you are into UNESCO world heritage sites, then Pompei is a MUST when you are in Naples. However as great and astonishing as it is, don't just go there without preparations. By preparations, I mean Food and Water! While you are inside the Pompei site, it is easy to get attracted by those ancient … Continue reading Treat in the Treasure: A Panini While Visiting Pompei
Walking out of the train station in Napoli (Naples), the first thing that caught my eyes was this swarm of birds flying above the sky. They hovered back and forth over the square, attracting people arriving there by "shouting" to us. I edit this photo into Black and White, as it recalls my arrival in … Continue reading Swarm of Birds Flying in the Sky of Napoli
Having been in Florence for many times, but I've never been to the top of the duomo Santa Maria del Fiore, until the last time! Climbing stairs is definitely not my favorite, but the view from the top is totally worth it. It is hard not to fall in love with Florence. And with this … Continue reading Achieving A New Height: View of Florence on Top of the Duomo