Foodie Travel

The Sporting Club – Ischia

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The perfect seaside foodie setting on the perfect island with great food makes for the perfect restaurant on Ischia.  “Where’s that,” you ask?  It’s the largest of the Phlegrean Islands off the Amalfi Coast and the perfect getaway. The Sporting Club restaurant at L’Albergo Regina […]

Europe

Wedded Bliss for Christmas

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It’s funny how Italian-Americans and Italians have so much in common and yet seem so far apart.  There’s a soup we here in America know as Italian Wedding Soup.  Yet, ask anyone south of Rome about it and they’ll look at you like you are […]

Europe

Naples – A City of Contrasts

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There’s an old Italian saying, “vedi Napoli e poi muori” (see Naples and die).  Optimists, who generally see the beauty in life, would say that idiom has its genesis in the fact that people are awestruck by the beauty of Naples.  After seeing something so […]