It's time for another round of Italian language nerdery, folks! This time, for the Italy Roundtable theme of FOREIGN, I'm taking a look at a few letters of the alphabet that the Italian Fascists really did not like. Read More >

Last year I finally got to see a particularly explosive Easter celebration in Florence. Here's my video of the event. Read More >

A visit to the Eternal City doesn't have to cost a fortune. There are plenty of free things to do in Rome - including some of the city's top attractions. Read More >

When you're visiting Italy's fashion capital, make sure your menu choices are fashionable, too. Here are 3 things you must eat while you're in Milan - including one that's an experience, not a dish. Read More >

You're all set to spend some money in Italy, right? That's great, until you realize that credit cards aren't widely accepted and you've got to figure out how to get cash from the Italian bank machine. Don't worry, I'm here to help. Read More >