italy

City Guide: Milan.

Milan was the most surprising and thrilling destination during my summer in Italy. I spent two weeks running around this city with wide eyes trying to absorb as much as possible before the day finished. Creativity has been let loose in the streets and it’s impossible to not fall in love with the fashion, art,… Continue Reading

Vacation Photos: Italy 2011.

“I’d heard how wonderful the food was. How different the tomatoes taste, and how fresh the cheese. But I wasn’t prepared for backyards of oranges, roadsides of arugula, or gardens tucked amidst olive groves. I hadn’t thought of the seafood.” -Nikole Herriott. Italy 2011. These pictures are old, but I still wanted to share them with… Continue Reading

Dolce Far Niente.

A conversation between a local Italian man and an American woman: “I’ve been in Rome for three weeks and all I’ve done is learn a few Italian words and eat.” “You feel guilty because you are American, you don’t know how to enjoy yourself.” “I beg your pardon?” “Americans, you work too hard. You get burnt out…. Continue Reading