View Post

Friendsgiving done right

In The Art of Travel Fall 2017, 13. Thanksgiving, Florence, Places by Isabel1 Comment

Thanksgiving is my second favorite holiday (sorry, but Christmas is King.) That being said, it is one of my absolute favorites; the food, the people, being home. So naturally this year, things were different. I wasn’t home, I wasn’t with my immediate family, and there was no turkey. But this Thanksgiving was still amazing. From the moment my best friend …

View Post

I’ll Be Fine Just Drinking My Wine

In The Art of Travel Fall 2017, 4. The Spirit of Place, Florence by Isabel1 Comment

I don’t know about everyone else, but the first thing I think of when I hear “Italy” is wine. Wine, wine, wine. Wine with dinner, wine with lunch, wine with wine; it pairs with everything. And here in Florence, I definitely find that wine encaptures the spirit of the city quite completely, both physically and metaphorically. Let’s talk about the …