Yes, you can totally use your cell phone in Italy. But here's what you need to know to keep your phone bill low. Read More >

Some of Florence's top attractions are closed on Mondays, but don't fret - here's a list of what to do on Mondays in Florence. Read More >

Eating in Bologna is, as my grandfather used to say, "eating for fun." Here are 3 things to eat in Bologna to get your culinary adventure started. Read More >

When you need a list of things to do in Bologna while you work off your last meal (and wait to get hungry again), here's a selection of ideas to get you started. Read More >

My calendar of Italy holidays and festivals is now updated with 2018 dates - including some new events and some (sadly) that have apparently been canceled. Read More >