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A Life Lost Too Soon: What We Can All Learn From This

“Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.” ― Anthony Bourdain from “No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty Stomach” Like many of you around the world I was a fan of Anthony…

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American in Italy, culture, events, expat, food, italy, travel, tuscany, Uncategorized

Blogger day at Villa di Petroio (Rufina)

What happens when you bring together a mix of Italian & english-speaking local bloggers to a stunning 1,000-year-0ld villa in the countryside with over 900 acres of land and shower them with food, wine and bizarre –  yet awesome entertainment? Well this will give you a bit of an idea.  [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbv467N0W1k] Yes I guess you could concur that we all had a great Saturday. Truth be told when I got the email invite to this meshing of travel ideas/blogger…

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