Weekly Favorites 8/31

italian spritz

  The first week of September marks the return of Rome’s population and the re-opening of shops, restaurants, and bars all over the city. After a month of struggling to buy bread, empty streets, and zero traffic, it was a bit of a shock when I left my apartment Monday morning and found a re-inhabited […]

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Earthquake in Central Italy

Italy earthquake

Last night I woke up at 3:30 in the morning feeling the entire room shaking around me. The quakes lasted for at least 30 seconds and set off what seemed like every car alarm in the vicinity. After the noise died down though, I was able to go back to sleep. The people in the […]

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