Roscioli has a nice little enterprise going on in Rome. They’ve cornered the market for decent coffee, aperitivo, wine, salame, pizza and bread all with three small stores in the center of the city. If you head from Campo dei Fiori along Via dei Giubbonari, you’ll come across Roscioli’s bar, salumeria, and forno. Depending on […]
After 9 round trip flights from the US to Europe in the past three years alone, I consider myself somewhat of an expert on surviving the long haul flight. As a someone traveling on a budget, all of my flights to Europe have layovers and sometimes my full journey will take 24 hours total. Learning to […]
Today I’m celebrating a very important person in my life and the main reason why I moved to Italy, started this blog, love my life everyday, etc. Tanti auguri and happy birthday, Edoardo xx. We’re celebrating with obligatory barbecue bacon cheeseburgers, beer and an early night at home. Instead this weekend, we’re hosting an American […]
Without a doubt, my bullet journal was the best thing to happen to me in 2016, productivity-wise. It allows you to use your time much more effectively, stop procrastinating and find a organization solution that works for all of the disparate parts of your life. At the same time, bullet journalling becomes addictive and you’re thrown into a large community […]
Lake Bracciano is a Roman secret that not many tourists know about. Set in an absolutely beautiful location in the Lazio countryside, the lake is only a 40 minute drive from Rome. Especially during the hot summer months, Bracciano becomes the perfect getaway to escape the heat and crowds in the city. The lake is […]
Last week was a bit crazy because it was my first full one back from the US after 3 weeks off and my friend Jason came to visit and stay with me. We studied together in Rome on the Arcadia program and it was so good to see him again and revisit our old spots. Some of my […]
Other than family and friends, who are of course my favorite part of coming home, there were many things that I loved about my 2016 trip. To follow up from my most recent post with 2016 travel highlights, here are my favorite photo memories from December and January in the States.
As I start looking forward to 2017 and the trips that I have planned, I thought it would be fun to do a complete review of my 2016 travels. Towards the end of 2015 I made the big move to Rome from Massachusetts and throughout 2016 I focused on exploring Rome more, as well as […]