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Bistecca alla Fiorentina

Bistecca alla Fiorentina

Firenze –unica nel mondo.  I took a summer course in Florence after my first year of law school and it was love at first sight.  I’ve returned several times since then, accompanied by an amateur Renaissance art historian, a/k/a my husband, who serves as my Cicerone, guiding me through breathtaking and often obscure churches, chapels […]

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A Giostra to Remember

A Giostra to Remember

The town of Sulmona in Abruzzo is one of my favorite places in all of Italy.  Last summer, my family and I attended the annual Giostra Cavalleresca — a Palio-like festival and horse race that dates back to the Renaissance.   The wonderful travel website Abruzzo Up N’ Down just published a piece I wrote about […]

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