Lately, I’ve noticed a lot of people asking the best way to get from FCO airport to Rome and vice versa. I belong to several travel forums where myself and others give advice to those traveling to Italy. Many people give the traveler the cheapest option and let it go. If that is what you… Continue reading How to Get to Rome from FCO Airport
Eating in a local Italian trattoria is surely one of life’s greatest pleasures. I’ve been fortunate to find many restaurants in Florence and Rome where the owners treat Jon and I like treasured guests with the food continuously coming and the wine flowing. As the time grows near for our annual sojourn to Italy, I… Continue reading Eating Your Way Through a Four-Course Meal in Italy!
Americans have fewer vacation days than a lot of our fellow travelers. For us, it’s even more important to capitalize on our time away and make the most of a trip. To fully experience a city and its charms, I like taking a small-group tour for a few hours. A tour offers you the… Continue reading Why You Should Take a Small Group Tour
Travel App Review Series by Jon—the Roaming Husband Does Duolingo work? The answer to this question is more complex than it seems. The Duolingo app helps you learn a language through quick little sessions where you practice vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation. Currently, Duolingo is one of the most popular language learning apps boasting more than… Continue reading Does Duolingo Work?
Travel brings me great joy, but it also takes me away from my darling dog and her loving, pooch-watching grandma...my mom. For many, international travel means they don’t communicate with their loved ones back home because it's too expensive. But I talk to my mom daily and I won’t let distance change that ritual, so… Continue reading WhatsApp: a Travel Tip