Estate in Procida

The summer calls and I must go... Here is a gallery of my raw photos from my stay on the island of Procida with my mother.

Ercolano e Oplonti

Welcome to 79 AD. A Villa in Ercolano. Stepping into Ercolano is an experience to behold. Firstly, one is greeted by the modern city of Naples, stretching up on all sides, laundry fluttering in the breeze and cars zipping through narrow streets. Then ones eyes drift down, seven meters to be exact, from the modern … Continue reading Ercolano e Oplonti

Sorrento Eats (and memorable moments)

Since I've been here for such an extended length of time, this will likely be a Photogallery of mouth watering morsels, with excerpts and comments about where my favorite spots have been and what I eat from day to day. As I stayed with a host family off of the main Corso Italia, they supplied … Continue reading Sorrento Eats (and memorable moments)

Afternoons and Amalfi

Buongiorno di Italia tutti! A spell ago (as I'm just now getting to recording all of my adventures of the past ten weeks on my blog), my Mediterranean Culture and History class visited the maritime town of Amalfi, right next door to the honeymoon destination spot of Positano. Our primary objective to the visit was … Continue reading Afternoons and Amalfi

Daily Life in Sorrento

"Benvenuto, you have arrived in Naples, Italy. Enjoy your stay." My twelve week adventure abroad has begun! While taking four courses over ten weeks through the Sant'Anna Institute - Sorrento Lingue in Sorrento, Italy, I am most fortunate to experience life from the immersion of staying with a host family. Each evening, they provide me … Continue reading Daily Life in Sorrento

Vintage Summer

Timeless Polaroids have taken the world by storm in twenty-eighteen from basic Instax to modernized styles to refurbished polaroid cameras from way back when. These classic and one-of-a-kind photos were the original Instagram, snapshot, and frame that documented memories in the form of an instant photo. I decided to compile the polaroids that I took … Continue reading Vintage Summer

Italian Cuisine – Cinque Terre // Riomaggiore

And she has returned to paradise... Last summer I had the opportunity to travel to Cinque Terre in the Italian Riviera, and my foodie heart ended up calling once more this year as I have yet to have a squid ink linguini that is at all comparable. This time, however, I decided to make Riomaggiore … Continue reading Italian Cuisine – Cinque Terre // Riomaggiore

A Weekend in Montreal

Read on for two of the highlighted restaurants that I explored during my overnight in Montreal this spring. Where to go: L.O.V. Restaurant Not only is this gem every foodie's dream in terms of aesthetic photos and gorgeous dishes, but it is absolutely perfect for a Sunday brunch (as Sophie and I discovered after hours … Continue reading A Weekend in Montreal

German Cuisine – Ramstein // Rhine River Valley

☕️Above and below, you'll find southern Germany's finest classics from dessert flammkuchen to spätzle. 🍸Sipping an aperol spritz while enjoying a classic meat roast with lingonberry overlooking the Rhine River? Yes, please!! 🍕This lovely morsel is a traditional flammkuchen. I'd describe it as being your favorite thin crusted pizza only thirty times better! This dish … Continue reading German Cuisine – Ramstein // Rhine River Valley