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walking tour roundup: best fall walks

It’s no secret that Hannah and I are smitten with fall. Heavy heat just isn’t our thing–we’d rather take a grey day here and there with cooler temperatures. So as we feel now is one of the best times to explore the city, we thought we’d dig through the archives and share our favorite walks […]

Castello di Vincigliata by Pluca, on Flickr

walking tour: the castle hike

Diesel and cigarette smoke. Not exactly scents you’ll find in Yankee Candle. But after a year and a half of living in the land of diesel-fueled Fiats and chain smokers, I have come to find these stenches to be curiously nostalgic. Despite my unusual affinity for these odors, my tolerance wasn’t quite as high when […]