History Hiker

Fattoria di Fiorano is a restaurant that is nestled just southwest of the center of Rome.  The only practical way to get to the restaurant is by car.  To get a...

I was blessed enough to have some friends who live south west of Rome and they offered to drop me off at the Via Appia Antica to take more photos and...

Piazza Navona is a beautiful square in Rome, Italy and it’s famous for its architecture, restaurants, and fountains.  Every day you can find tourist eating at the many restaurants in the...

Florence, Italy has many historical sites but the most fascinating to me is the Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge).  I first visited Florence in 1998 during a study abroad and I remember...

This past week I had the chance to take a day trip to Siena from Florence.  I wanted to return to a city that has a special place in my heart....