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Embracing Slow Travel In Chianti: Km Zero Tours

Over-planning on a holiday, so many of us are guilty of this, I’ll go ahead and raise my hand first. We get so excited that soon that planning becomes a sort of maniacal need to cram as much as possible on a trip that’s meant to be relaxing. I have come home so exhausted after trips (and more often – on blog tours) that with planning a wedding and trying to remain a good friend/girlfriend, saying ‘no’ just as much…

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Best of Tuscany: Il Canto del Maggio

Tuscany has great food. This comes to no surprise to anyone and probably doesn’t need saying, but sometimes I am truly blown away by restaurants to the point that not only do I want to feature them here, I wish I could live there. Il Canto del Maggio is one of the places, a fabulous slow-food restaurant in a small borgo in the Valdarno area of Tuscany. What makes this place special, like most anything in Italy, are the minds…

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