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City #30: Chianti, Italy: My Italian dream come true

For Nina’s 20th birthday, her and I went on a Vespa tour through the countryside of Tuscany.  It was everything and more I could’ve imagined.  Granted I wasn’t on the back of an Italian’s Vespa, it still was pretty amazing because I got to drive the actual Vespa.   1,395 more words


Money Talks (1950)

This Week, April 2, 1950 included the short story “The Sound of Blackmail,” reprinted in QBI as “Blackmail Department: Money Talks.” The main character is from Italy, and so, for this huge 14-million readers across the nation audience, the cousins crafted images of… 132 more words

Reading Ellery Queen

La nostra storia inizia ora

22 maggio alla Certosa di Pontignano, molte aziende vitivinicole del comune di Castelnuovo Berardenga hanno firmato l’atto costitutivo dell’associazione Classico Berardenga – Viticoltori di Castelnuovo. Quest’evento, di grande rilevanza nel mondo del vino, crea i presupposti di un lungo percorso insieme.


Under the Tuscan Sunset - Chianti, Italy

For me, when hearing the word Tuscany, images of vineyard, grapes, landscape of endless rolling hills and olive groves come to mind. So that what we do. 52 more words


Travel tips: Comporta, Portugal, plus this week’s best deals

Bask on the beach in Portugal’s answer to Whitstable. Plus stay in a divine Sussex vineyard, or in a one-bed villa with pool in Chianti


Bouncing Back, Fabulous Weather, Songwriting, Buratta and Silvio in Beautiful Tuscany

Benvenuti to all my lovely Loyal and New Followers

I am so very relieved to have bounced back to good health after that diabolical bout of flu!  574 more words