One night in Verona

Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona where we lay our scene.

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Mom and Dad Visit Urbino!

Mom and dad visited my on their adventures through Europe!

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Rome Part 2

Rome, Day 2 We started the day of September 21 at the Altar of the Fatherland, aka the typewriter, where we would meet in the mornings on days two and three. On our way to the Villa Farnesina, we stopped at the Theatre of Marcellus that is an ancient theatre now turned into apartments. I […]

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Rome Part 1

The weekend of September 20th was spent in the ancient and bustling city of Rome. It was amazing how easy it was to get around using the metro and bus system, but I do prefer waking (we walked 12 miles the first day). I had been to Rome before, but it seems like the longer […]

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Pasta Factory, Agriturismo Lunch, and Wine Tasting on a Friday

On Friday, September 14thwe traveled through the Italian countryside surrounding Urbino to an organic farm and pasta factory. The pasta made on site is called Girolomoni, but they also make the brand Rapunzel and Monticello, which you can buy at Central Market in San Antonio (try it you like it!) We got a tour around […]

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Urbino Kite Festival

Self-Guided “Wine Tasting” in Urbino On Saturday, September 8th, a few of us girls went out in the afternoon for a self-guided “wine tasting tour” here in Urbino. Boy, did we have fun, fun, fun! We visited four different bars/restaurants, sat down, and ordered a bottle of wine to share. Here in Italia, the locals […]

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