cinque terre hike

The Cinque Terre hike

The Cinque Terre hike along the celebrated coastal trail proved more strenuous than expected. But the views were spectacular and slightly daunting.


Albissola and the Danish artist

Albissola Marina is a sunny seaside town on the Ligurian coast with a tradition for pottery shops and a controversial Danish connection.

5 things to do in Savona Italy

5 things to do in Savona Italy

Here is my list of 5 things to do in Savona Italy. An overlooked gem with lots of sparkle compared to some of the other tourist destinations in Liguria.

bed and breakfast genova

Panoramic bed and breakfast Genova

You cannot find a better view than the one offered from Torre Ducale Bed and Breakfast Genova. The place is mesmerizing. And very hard to let go again.

walnut sauce for pasta

Walnut sauce for pasta

The nutty version of a characteristic Ligurian walnut sauce for pasta