Relaxation

Puccini, La Bohème, and Italian Opera

Whenever I think of the opera, memories of my father come to mind. You may have heard me share the very special recording of my father, a vocalist, singing the traditional Italian Christmas carols. My Dad was a mechanical engineer, but … Continue reading

A Day At One Fire Beach Praiano

If you’re looking to relax along the Amalfi Coast and soak up the sun for several glorious hours, “One Fire Beach,” in picture perfect Praiano is the place to be. It is one of two beaches in a dreamy coastal … Continue reading

Come On In, The Water’s Fine – Introduction To The Amalfi Coast

One of the main attractions for those with the Amalfi Coast on their bucket list is the water. T’s Italy gives you a taste of what to expect from the beaches of famous Positano.   Photo: fotolupa/Shutterstock

Heaven on Earth, Amalfi Coast Style

If you have the Amalfi Coast on your Italy itinerary be sure to include the marvelous experience of seeing this area from the water, and I’m not just talking about the public ferries that run up and down the coastline … 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