italian food

Vacationers in Italy exist in something of a bubble, where they think they’re experiencing something of authentic Italian life without getting close. They may eat differently, spend their time differently, focus on different things – but ultimately, they’re on holiday and they’re not engaging in any of the routine daily […]

Getting Used to Food Differences in Italy

Italians are famously loyal to their local cuisine. And by “local,” I’m not just talking about their country’s borders, either. While many Americans tend to think of “Italian food” as one big homogeneous Olive Garden menu, the regional differences are so strong that residents of one region often find the […]

Italian Cuisine: More Varied Than You Think