Monthly Archives: October 2007






Some Italian news for your Sunday reading pleasure: Ryanair isn’t the only low-cost airline that’s increasing their presence at Milan’s Malpensa airport – now easyJet will expand service at Malpensa over the next few years. You’ll remember my post about the Trevi Fountain’s waters running red? Well, there are some […]

Italian News Snippets: 10.28.07


I am not a religious person by any definition, and yet one of my favorite things to do when I’m traveling is visit churches. And this is especially true in Italy, a country that’s simply covered in churches. For one thing, Italy’s churches are often where you’ll find lots of […]

Go to Church in Italy


Do you like traveling in Italy? Well, of course you do, or you wouldn’t be reading this travel guide. Here’s another question – are you on Facebook? If you are, I’m extending an open invitation to join our brand-new Italy Travel group. I hope the Italy Travel group will be […]

Join Our Italy Travel Facebook Group







Not long ago, the husband and I were watching an Italian football match on TV between Siena and someone else. The game was being played in Siena, and all around the borders of the pitch there were those rotating billboard ads which would change every minute or so. I’m pretty […]

The World’s Oldest Bank is in Italy