Month: August 2018

The Best Way to Use Your Cell Phone in Italy

Before we traveled to Italy for the first time, I did a lot of research on how to use my cell phone. I had a vague notion that I wanted to use Google Maps (not always a great idea, but a post for another day) and Google Translate as a...

An Evening In Piazza Santo Spirito – Florence’s Oltrano District

Florence’s Oltrano district is often referred to as “the locals” area of Florence, away from the hustle and bustle of tourists on the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo, and the Piazza della Signoria. In truth, that’s not quite accurate; Florence is a major worldwide tourist destination, and if you think...