Come Fly with me to Ravello, Amalfi & Atrani

Continuing on our tour of the Amalfi Coast, come fly with me to Amalfi and the hilltown of Ravello. Amalfi, a truly medieval city has the grandest cathedral anywhere in the Arab-Norman style. The Duomo di Sant' Andrea with its striped facade in Saracen colors and the Chiostro del Paradiso is spectacular. In front of the harbor is the Piazza Flavio Gioia in honor of

Come Fly with me to Ravello, Amalfi & Atrani2020-05-19T20:30:20-04:00

Lake Como – Villas on the Lake

Did you know Lake Como is only about an hour's ride from Milan? There are numerous grand villas that line Lake Como.  Taking the slow ferry gives you a glimpse at a few! Villa on the lake This screams Italy to me! Villa Balbianello in Lenno is one of the most scenic residences on the lake and is famous for its

Lake Como – Villas on the Lake2020-01-01T12:02:08-05:00

Lake Como – Bellagio – Villa Melzi

If you visit Bellagio be sure not to miss the famous gardens of Villa Melzi. The gardens are open to the public but the 19th century neoclassical villa is not. It is said these gardens were a favorite spot for Franz Lizst, the famous composer and pianist and quite possibly where he wrote one of his most famous pieces, 'Dante Symphony'. This Villa was built

Lake Como – Bellagio – Villa Melzi2020-01-01T12:16:31-05:00
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