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Where we see the first settlement that became Rome: our tour with Walks of Italy
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Where we see the first settlement that became Rome: our tour with Walks of Italy

Wrapping up 2016 with a wondrous tour through time  If you know me, you know that waking up before 11 AM whilst on vacation is quite the no no. But I am on a mission, folks, and that mission is to update the Young in Rome favorite tours page to include the best and newest stuff … Continue reading

How to Keep it Italian (in Miami, London, New York, or wherever you happen to be!)
Fashion & Shopping (la moda) / Uncategorized

How to Keep it Italian (in Miami, London, New York, or wherever you happen to be!)

By Francesca Belluomini Note from Flav: Today we have a fantastic article from the gorgeous fashion blogger and author Ms. Francesca Belluomini, whose upcoming book “The Cheat Sheet of Italian Style: Confidence and Sustainable Chic in Ten Struts” aims to ‘empower women to express themselves through their lifestyle and wardrobe’. Empowering women? Beautiful clothes? Sassy … Continue reading

The trip of a lifetime: Recommendations for Rome, Florence, and Venice
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Day Trips (tutte le strade portano a Roma) / Fashion & Shopping (la moda) / Food & Drink (godiamoci la vita) / Historical Sites (l'antichità) / Uncategorized

The trip of a lifetime: Recommendations for Rome, Florence, and Venice

Heaven is real, and it’s in Venice… Article by Evacheska DeAngelis Note from Flav: Sometimes in life we are lucky enough to find family outside of the group of people whose last name and blood we share, so in this case it’s a particular honor for me to post an article written by my sister, a … Continue reading

Blurred boundaries: a book review of Loreena’s Gift
Reviews (da condividere)

Blurred boundaries: a book review of Loreena’s Gift

Sometimes you need to read a book that’s both a good read and also a thoughtful meditation on life, death, love, and what happens (or doesn’t happen) after those three things. Enter Loreena’s Gift, an imaginative fiction read that will keep you guessing, sighing, and thinking about the Big Questions. In a tiny tucked-away town lives … Continue reading

Last night I traveled all over Italy and even spent some time in Montreal: a book review of Daughter of Mine
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Last night I traveled all over Italy and even spent some time in Montreal: a book review of Daughter of Mine

How Daughter of Mine by Laura Fabiani hijacked my evening Sometimes I think I should just tell my boss the truth. Look, I could say, I know sometimes I show up for work a little late, a little groggy. I make up the time, and I know you don’t mind, but I wanted to explain. Fact … Continue reading