Italy

An Insider Tour of A Spectacular Garden In Florence, Italy (Villa La Pietra)

An Insider Tour of A Spectacular Garden In Florence

Would you like to take a private tour of a Baroque Italian Garden?  I was lucky enough to secure a tour of Villa La Pietra ...
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Monday Morning Wanderlust: Monastero Santa Rosa

I have a confession -- I think I am getting on my husband's nerves....but I can't stop. It's January, cold and I'm up for a ...
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Adopt an Olive Tree

I simply love the idea of adopting trees.  Especially when the whole 'adoption' thing is actually specific enough that you get a map of where ...
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Garden Destination: “La Mortella”, Ischia, Italy

Had I known more about what the island of Ischia held in store, I would not have passed it by years ago when I visited ...
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Garden Destinations: The Peggy Guggenheim Museum Venice, Italy

When we were leaving Venice to head for the lakes district on our Thanksgiving Italy trip, I asked my traveling companions what their favorite part ...
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Garden Destinations: Isola San Michele – The Venice, Italy Cemetery Garden

I spent almost the entire weekend cleaning out and organizing my office.  The relief and sense of refreshed energy and excitement that comes with having ...
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