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 […]
In the south of Italy, the souls and spirits of the ancients still linger just steps below modern man, as if to literally reach out and touch from the beyond. Just a few meters below the grand church of The Basilica of Good Counsel lies […]
Step a meter in any direction and you can literally enter another world, another time, another experience to savor in Italy. It’s the off-the-beaten-path adventures like The Bourbon Tunnels (Vico del Grottone, no. 4, near Piazza del Plebiscito) which make exploring centuries old cities like […]
Stunning view of the mesmerizing and deadly volcano Vesuvius in Naples, Italy.
I had such high hopes for my trek to Casertavecchia. Its history drew me to the top of what seemed like forever. I was sure that my long drive into the hills above Naples would be rewarded with a medieval adventure with this off the […]