Italy

My Favorite Italy Related Films

Italy on the Big Screen One suggestion I always make for those getting ready to travel to sunny Italy is to watch a movie or two that takes place in this marvelous land. It will really get you even more … Continue reading

Andiamo “T’s Italy” – Let’s Go!

It just had to be something more than answering numerous questions as well as responding to e-mails. At least that’s what those who’ve benefited from my Italy obsession have told me.  Time after time whether it was a friend, colleague, … Continue reading

Sorrento, The Amalfi Coast & The Isle of Capri

Usually the first words I hear uttered from first time Italy travelers is “I want to go to the Amalfi Coast.” That’s not exactly a surprise given the area’s incomparable beauty.  It’s hard to beat the aquamarine water, the brightly … Continue reading

“Dolce Far Niente” – The Sweetness of Doing Nothing

Italians have a famous saying, “Dolce far Niente”, which means “the sweetness of doing nothing.” It does not refer to being lazy, it refers to the similar saying “take the time to smell the roses” and the pleasure one gets … Continue reading

When In Rome

“Do as the Romans do.” – St. Ambrose   And what Romans and all Italians do so well is embrace life to the fullest. You can get a taste of “la dolce vita”, or the sweet life in Rome by … Continue reading