Emmy DE * Villa Balbianello on Lake Como ~ Lenno, Italy

Villa Balbiano, Lake Como, Italy - A privately owned property protected by high walls, Villa del Balbiano allows its elegant garden to be glimpsed from the large gate, overlooking via Regina road that from the town of Ossuccio leads to Lenno on Lake Como.

La torta della nonna

La torta della nonna

"La torta della nonna" An absolute delicious simple dessert! First had in Florence! Fortunate to have a recipe to recreate this favorite classic!

Vines of Tuscany, Italy

Vines of Tuscany. we stayed in a renovated farm house on a vineyard surrounded by acres and acres of beautiful tuscan nature. it was glorious

Hotel Santa Caterina in Amalfi, Italy.

Alfresco - Balcony - Hotel Santa Caterina in Amalfi, Italy

Bellagio, Lake Como, Italy

Bellagio, Lake Como, Italy


This reminds me of our trip to Italy."don't touch the fruit! No need to sniff it, the store owner will pick it out for you!"- good to know Italian shopping,.

Tuscany, Italy

I will live in Italy one day.Italy is my favorite place.and from there I can easily and often travel to my second favorite place, France.