Montepulciano: Agritourism—a Window into Rural Italian Life

The egg yolk glistened, a capstone to a hillock of flour mounded on the rustic wooden table. Early morning light…

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Home base: Armchair Adventure – Part One

Whether on the road or in your armchair, adventure is exhilarating and oftentimes life changing. As we all venture down…

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Istanbul: Peeling Back the Layers

In my mind’s eye, the tiled dome of the Hagia Sophia shimmers in the midday heat. Her minarets piercing the…

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