My dreams appear to me in the middle of a busy work day, riding on the bus, or walking down a city street. As if lightning has struck, I feel stunned and suddenly aligned by whatever image has entered my mind. The true ones stick. The images that seem most vivid are the ones I … Continue reading My 30th Birthday In Rome
How did we spend Christmas Eve in Rome? Since our hotel was off the historic center’s main street, Via Del Corso, the energy of the street was in high drive. Everyone seemed to be enjoying time with family as well as rushing around to find the perfect last-minute gift. We bought some goodies for each … Continue reading Christmas Eve in Rome
We were so thankful to wake up in a comfortable hotel it was hard to get up early and sight see. After lounging for awhile we decided to get downstairs, take advantage of the free breakfast (includes cappuccino) and head out. Campo de’ Fiori Since we’re fans of walking for a long time and then … Continue reading Christmas in Rome, December 23rd
The first night in Rome – after checking into our Airbnb horror – we decided to get dressed up and go out for dinner at a nice place after a long day. We went down the street from our place in Trastevere to Il Buff. This restaurant is truly a farm-to-table restaurant! Around 80% of … Continue reading Dinner At Il Buff
After our very cold and most likely haunted stay in the Amalfi coast mountain village, we were looking forward to a staying in a “real” apartment. An apartment with hot water, comfy bed, and the ability to be heated over 65 degrees. We had booked an Airbnb in Trastevere because we had read the neighborhood … Continue reading From Airbnb Horror to Heavenly Hotel.