Italy Part 2: Panini, Gelato, Pizza, Repeat

Florence You know that feeling when you know you’re about to round a corner and see some amazing building, and you realize you don’t actually know what it looks like, and then BAM! you’re in Florence looking at the Duomo. The initial sight of this thing literally stopped me in my tracks: There is tons …

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Italy Part 1: First sunset, then lasagna

I’ve wanted to go to Italy for as long as I can remember, and I think it mostly traces back to books. I read a book called The Thief Lord when I was a teenager and have wanted to go to Venice ever since. And a book called Beautiful Ruins introduced me to Cinque Terre, …

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