Tag Archives: beach

budget beach days

It’s August in Florence, and if you haven’t noticed, it’s hot. It’s the kind of hot that feels like you may never be cool again. And even though we encourage you stand your city ground as others run for the shores, we understand the necessity of an occasional, good ol’ fashioned beach trip for some Mediterranean […]

a spring fling with cinque terre

It’s obvious that Florence is our first love. We’re doting and loyal (I mean, we have a whole blog in her honor here!). But with the onset of spring, sometimes you get that itch to feel…free. To not worry about faking it, for just a little while. To let loose for a day or a […]

how to be a hipster in florence

I am not a hipster. I’m a former sorority girl from the Midwest. That, however, doesn’t mean I don’t admire the hipster lifestyle. Small venue live music, quirky vintage clothing, witty sarcasm always on the tip of the tongue, the BEST Instagrams. What I wouldn’t give! So occasionally, when the mood strikes, I break out my faux […]