Italy, Stop 2: Florence

We're potentially planning another jaunt overseas and I should probably finish this series before then, yeah? This one's gonna be quite lengthy, seeing as Florence is probably the most beautiful city of all time and easily our most action-packed stop. So buckle up! It started with an overnight bus from Calabria. If you remember, the Panes and Ananias [...]

Italy, Stop 1: Calabria

If you only ever read one of my articles all the way through, I think you should make it this one. Now that we've thoroughly dispelled all lingering emotions evoked by the trip's most endearing acquaintances, it's time we move on to the main event(s)! And while it would've been easy to spiral into terrible [...]

Italy: An Introduction

We've been back on U.S. soil for exactly 37 days. I avoided looking at a single picture from the trip for the first 34—and for good reason. The second I saw snaps of Adami and Florence and La Spezia, my heart skipped some sixty beats, longing for the country we trekked top to bottom in [...]