Italy

9 Unique Day Trips from Venice, Italy

9 Unique Day Trips from Venice, Italy

While playing for Imoco Volleyball, my closest airport and major train station was Venice. And while I think Venice is an amazing place, you really only need a couple days to explore. So, I quickly became an expert in navigating the trains, planes and automobiles […]

A Dining Experience to Remember in Modena

A Dining Experience to Remember in Modena

Modena, Italy is a cute little town in Northern Italy. It’s known for being the home to expensive car makers like Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Maserati. It’s also home to one of my favorite restaurants – da Enzo (maybe a little lesser know than those automobiles). […]

Venice through a Lens

Venice through a Lens

Some places are too pretty for words, and Venice is one of them. You can click on the pictures to enlarge them if you really want to feel like you’re there. Enjoy!

24 Hours Series: Florence

24 Hours Series: Florence

One of the greatest parts of my job is the ability to travel to foreign places on a whim. The downfall, however, is that I often have to take these adventures in one day. So how do you spend 24 hours in a place like […]

A Romantic Escape to Tuscany

A Romantic Escape to Tuscany

Many claim that Paris or Venice are the most romantic cities in Europe, but from rolling vineyards to private castles, the Tuscany region deserves a mention. A Romantic Escape to Tuscany While wrapping up my first season in Italy, our coach told us we could […]

24 Hours Series: Rome

24 Hours Series: Rome

Let me begin by saying everyone should visit Rome. It’s beautiful, it’s rich in history, and it definitely deserves more than one day. But, sometimes, that’s all you got! On a recent day off, friends were visiting and naturally, Rome was on the bucket list. […]