A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time

If ever there were a spot to start a time-traveling adventure, it would be here at Polvere di Tempo, via del Moro 59, Trastevere. Globes hang from the ceiling, hourglasses, big and small, line the shelves. You’re at the nexus of space and time. This slideshow...
Eating Our Way Through Italy

Eating Our Way Through Italy

We ate our way through Italy (of course!) Armed with our Bible, the Osterie & Locande D’Italia (a “slow food” guide) and our Lonely Planet guide books and assisted by various taxi drivers and concierges, we had only a couple of misses in 19 days....
Last Run in Rome

Last Run in Rome

Yesterday evening’s storm cleared the skies and the air, giving me a cool morning for my last run in Rome. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new...
The Power of Perseverance

The Power of Perseverance

Enslaved by the ancient Romans, walled in by the city of Rome (but not expelled, at least), deported and murdered by the Nazis, the Jews of Rome remain after 2200 years. This slideshow requires JavaScript. The Great Synagogue of  Rome in the Jewish Ghetto is filled...
Our Convent-Turned-Hotel in Capri

Our Convent-Turned-Hotel in Capri

Capri Suites was, once again, an airy island of serenity just a few turns off the crowded streets of Anacapri.This slideshow requires JavaScript.   Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click...
The Tiber

The Tiber

#onthismorningsrun and the second-to-last day of a fabulous vacation! Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...