San Gimignano

Two years ago my work brought me to the quaint town of San Gimignano in Tuscany and I wanted to share some of my experience there & why it should be on your list of places to visit. To begin, San Gimignano is about 1 hour outside of Florence so it makes for the perfect … More San Gimignano

Been there, ate that

Going along with the theme of our previous post, Been there, drank that, we decided it’s time to share some stories of the most incredible meals we’ve had around the world! (And we’ve had some really good food). Beef Bourguignon I’ve put this first, because it’s the meal I had at one of our favorite … More Been there, ate that

A day in Florence

Florence is one of our favorite cities in Italy. While I recommend having at least a few days there, we realize that’s not always possible. If you’re staying in another part of Italy, such as Rome or Venice and plan to take a day trip here, check out this itinerary so you don’t miss a … More A day in Florence

Favorite Travel Movies

Below is our growing list of our favorite travel movies. All of these have the ability to transport you somewhere far away (without leaving the comfort of your couch). Eat Pray Love Eat Pray Love transports you to Italy, India and Bali. Based off the novel by Elizabeth Gilbert, newly divorced Liz (played by Julia … More Favorite Travel Movies

Florence City Guide

Galleria d’Accademia When you’re in Florence, if you only plan on visiting one museum, make it the Galleria. It’s small, only takes 1-2 hours to visit and is home to one of the world’s most famous masterpieces: The David statue. It is worth it to purchase in advance, rather than spend 2-3 hours waiting in … More Florence City Guide