My life and times in the eternal city and beyond

February 2015

10 Things Madrid Food Tours Taught Me

With my mum headed hack to Rome with me after the Christmas break, I decided to take a few days off and take her somewhere. She’d never been to Spain. I have, a few times. I’d been to Madrid almost 10 years ago but honestly, all I could remember was, meh! I think my younger self at the time was more impressed and excited by the colours, lights and boldness

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HeartRome Nominated by Italy Magazine for the 2014 Best Travel Blog

So as I lay in the dark about to sleep and posted a pic to Instagram, one of my favorite Melbourne based Italy bloggers (Italy on My Mind) comments and says, “Congrats on your Italy Magazine blog nomination”. It was the first I’d heard of it. My heart beat a little faster and I went straight to the mag’s website to see if it was true! Well it is! And

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