Category Travel

Back to Milan!

This time for a quick work trip. The weather was very cold, but also beautifully sunny and clear. We could see the snow covered mountains in the distance. Also, turns out our new Milan office is in the chicest part of town. Approximately 100% if the people I saw were more fashionable than me. After […]

Empty row

Just what you want to see when you board an 8.5 hour flight, especially when you have that Excedrin-induced post-headache hit-by-a-truck feeling. A nap will not be long in coming…

Table Rock

When everyone feels stir crazy but not yet ready for more left-overs, you head to the hills to stand in the wind and watch the sun set.

Venice!

Fifteen years since I first came to Venice. I’m no longer a college student (too poor to do more than read Great Expectations on the piazza while other people ate dinner), but the city is still just as magical. 

Towers, churches, and polenta dolce in Bergamo’s Citta Alta

I’m in Italy this weekend with my twin sister, Heather, and her husband and in-laws. The in-laws are living in Milan as mission presidents, but they took a break from presidential duties to show us around. We started out this morning with a stop in Bergamo, where we spent an hour or so exploring the […]

When you get to Italy

The first thing you do is make home made bruschetta.  Yummm.

San Francisco

You know that feeling when you spend a beautiful weekend in a place with your boyfriend and your best friend, and then get sucked into a week of meetings and lose the will to blog?  Sigh. So I’m just going to put a pin in San Francisco and come back to it later.