Tag Archives: prosciutto

our top picks: florence day trips

While birds, blue skies and longer days are the typical indications of spring, Meg and I find the first signs of the season in our inboxes. Friends, family, distance acquaintances and even some of you come to us for tips as they plan their summer trips to Italy. One of the most common questions that we receive […]

how to crash a tuscan wedding

Meg and I are not fancy. Oh sure, sometimes we like to pretend that the Sartorialist and his camera are stalking us through the streets of Florence (he never is), and occasionally, you may notice our pinkies raised as we sip our cappuccini (we aren’t even fancy enough for tea). But for the most part, we […]

mercato centrale

Florence is a feast for the eyes, and Meg and I devote the majority of our posts to treating you to the city’s most exquisite visual piatti. “I guess that’s a nice metaphor,” you’re thinking, “but when do we get actual food?” Well your bellies growled and this week we’re responding with a trip to […]