Ischia Garden Escape to La Mortella

Ischia’s a magical place with enchanted gardens from end to end of this largest of the Phlegraean Islands.  One of the secret gardens, off the beaten path of tourists, is Mortella Gardens, Il Giardini la Mortella (Via F. Calise, 39, Forio, Ischia). It’s truly a […]

Naples – A City of Contrasts

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 […]