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Win a 1-Week Stay at Brigolante Guest Apartments in Umbria: Passports with Purpose 2011

One of my very favorite things about getting involved in travel writing has been the truly amazing community of travel writers I’ve met. Four of my travel blogging buddies up in Seattle are the inspirational people behind the Passports with Purpose annual travel blogging fundraiser (if you’re not familiar with […]

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Win a Private Market Tour in Florence with Judy the Tuscan Diva: Passports with Purpose 2011

Many of you may be familiar with the Passports with Purpose annual travel blogging fundraiser (if not, there are more details below), and if you’ve visited WhyGo Italy before you know about my obsession with Italian food and Italian markets. It gives me great pleasure, then, to participate in Passports […]


Italy Travel News 11/23/2011

Here’s a roundup of the latest news from Italy: November 11th through November 23rd: Ten Italian Songs You Would Love if You Knew They ExistedI love Italian pop music – stuff that, if it were in English, I'd probably dismiss as vapid. But in Italian, I don't care – and […]


Italy Travel News 11/11/2011

Here’s a roundup of the latest news from Italy: October 27th through November 11th: Italy Senate passes budget, Berlusconi end nigh – Berlusconi said he'd resign if the senate approved the budget, which they've now done. Is it jinxing it to say "Berlusconi end nigh" before he's actually packed his […]