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Spumoni – The Classic Southern Italian Dessert

August is the month to vacation in Italy, and the perfect time for Italians & their visitors to enjoy the classic southern Italian dessert Spumoni. Spumoni is traditionally a triple layered semifreddo (partially frozen) gelato dessert with fruits and nuts, … Continue reading

The Basilica of St. Mary Major

The Basilica of St. Mary Major, is one of the four papal major basilicas, and the largest, and perhaps oldest church dedicated to the Blessed Mother in the western world. It is also known as “Our Lady of the Snows” … Continue reading

Aperol Spritz Recipe

The Aperol Spritz is the number nine bestselling cocktail in world and there’s a reason why it has consistently been on the list – because it is simply delightful, especially during the day. Made of gentian root (a flowering herb), … Continue reading

Check That Passport!

If you plan to travel internationally in the future, including cruises, take a look at your passport, if you have one. Some destinations may require a passport that expires at least 6 months after trip dates. Current processing times for … Continue reading