I'm a freelance writer fluent in Italian. Originally from Columbus, Ohio, I cover travel, food and culture both in Italy and the Midwest. I also translate from Italian to English.
The country's incredible food, jaw-dropping panoramic views and dreamy culture are the perfect recipe for honeymoon romance.
Taking All the Necessary Steps to Realize Una Vita Nuova
Europe offers trips of a lifetime, filled with centuries of culture, incredible food and big adventure.
Navigating Italy's convoluted work visa process can be a headache—but also worth the effort. Here's how.
Three itineraries for an exotic honeymoon of white sand, ancient culture and indulgence
A look into the unique regional plates and recipes that make up today's "Italian food."
English teaching opportunities abound in the land of la dolce vita. Here’s how—and why—to start your own love affair with TEFL in Italy.
When I moved to Italy from the Midwest of the United States, I wanted a place that was charming, but that also had the amenities I’d need and wouldn’t put a strain on my finances. Luckily for me, Monza ticked all the boxes.
Standing guard over Milan for more than 600 years, the Duomo has been a constant witness to the history of the city.
In The Goldfinch, Tartt teaches us that good art makes us feel, but great art shows us that we’re not alone.
From wine to beer, aperitivo to digestive, here's how to drink like an Italian....
Think that teaching English is a quick ticket to long-term travels? While it is a great way to explore other countries, it’s not quite that easy.
Sometimes living abroad can give you new habits...
Journalists have a lot to learn from self-defined hacker and coder Harper Reed, beyond just how to grow a similarly impressive beard.
The Escadaria Selarón, 125 metres of steps covered in bright tile by Selarón, is a product of sheer determination and a source of inspiration for its neighbourhood.