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Why-fi: How Can We Connect If We’re So Connected?

We finally, after many false starts, technical problems, and delays—in short, Italy—installed wifi internet access at Brigolante. And I am thrilled. Really. Over the moon. Ecstatic. Tickled pink. Walking on air. On cloud nine.

Okay. I’m not happy.

Rebecca as Guest rather than Hostess: Seasonal Food in Umbria

If there is one thing Umbrians do well, it’s eat locally and seasonally. Here is a brief look at what you can expect to find on your plate during each of the four seasons in Umbria.

The Persimmon Problem

I feel roughly the same way about persimmons as I do about Leonardo di Caprio. Though objectively I realize that both are near perfect products of nature, neither are my type.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles. And Buses.–Transportation in Italy

Travel writer Jessica Spiegel boils down her extensive broth of Italy trasportation knowledge to a rich info gravy.

Rebecca as Guest rather than Hostess: Christmas in Umbria

Writing these two articles got me whistling those carols! Take a look here to see how the Umbrians do it–celebrate Christmas, that is!

Fourteen Perfect Days: A Two Week Itinerary for Umbria

A two week long suggested itinerary for visiting Umbria which throws in the crème della crème of the region: art and history, towns and parks, food and drink, people and shopping.

Heart of Glass: Studio Moretti Caselli

Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of the most fascinating historical artisan workshops in Umbria, which has produced hand painted glass windows and panels, hand etched glass, and Tiffany glass for five generations.

Gluten Free Italy: A Celiac’s guide to Umbria

A quick travel resource for celiacs travelling to Umbria.

Chestnuts and Vino Novello: La Festa di San Martino in Umbria

San Martino, San Martino, Castagne e Vino (Saint Martin, Saint Martin, Chestnuts and Wine)

Dust to Dust (or, maybe not): The Mummies of Ferentillo

Sure, it’s easy to be the hero until you find yourself in a dim crypt with mummies, bones, and a epic thunderstorm raging outside.

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