It's that time of year.. Summer in Europe but more importantly my favourite place, Italy. Below are my top 5 recommendations of things to do if you happen to be traveling around the Amalfi Coast: 1. Do yourself a favour and book a boat trip with Pasqualino Coast which departs daily from Sorrento to Capri, Ischia … Continue reading 5 things to do on the Amalfi Coast!
Ischia is the biggest island in the Gulf of Naples. I did a day trip to Baia di Sorgeto (on the southwest coast) last year to visit the popular hot springs. I didn't know what to expect because I'd never been to hot springs before. It wasn't the easiest of places to find but was … Continue reading Hot Springs in Ischia
I haven't always loved ricotta canolis because cheese in a dessert never sounded appealing to me until I tried it... When I got to Taormina in Sicily I quickly found out it was where they originated from and they became a staple in my diet for the week I was there. My search for the best … Continue reading My favourite Italian dessert
One of the things I love about European culture is the way they celebrate events... I don't know what the occasion was when I took this video in August last year in Via San Cesareo Sorrento, or if there needed to be one, but it definitely made my night and put a big smile on … Continue reading Street performance in Sorrento
I can almost say I'm a local now, however locals don't spend their days exploring, eating, shopping and sightseeing or maybe they do? What I can say is that I feel a sense of comfort living in Sant'Agnello. Doing pilates 3 times a week and going to the same local places for coffee and lunch … Continue reading Almost a local
A few days ago I went on a hike with my Airbnb host Fulvio. He's a guide who leads treks and walks with Sorrento Hiking, and a great one at that! I was impressed by his knowledge of flora, fauna and history of the town. I was also absolutely amazed by the scenery and we happened … Continue reading Breathtaking beauty