A weekend with no holiday party scheduled and a clear weather forecast was a perfect opportunity to take in the … Continue reading Winter whirlwind weekend in NY; why not?
Villa Britannia is a lovely bed and breakfast outside the Porta Messina in Taormina. The home is inviting and filled … Continue reading Savory Sicily: a cooking class
Mount Etna, an active volcano with more than 300 craters, occupies almost a third of the northeast corner of Sicily. … Continue reading Excursion Etna
Taormina is perched on a cliff overlooking the Ionian Coast and is often referred to as the island in the … Continue reading Taormina: The terrific and tasty island in the sky
Weddings are always a time of joy and celebration; this one was extraordinary on many levels. The amount of love … Continue reading A celebration of true love and food in Taormina
A picture perfect day began with some smoke atop Mt. Etna. There was a fresh snowfall, too.We joined the wedding … Continue reading Sensational Savoca
When it rains we find solace in food and beverages. Lucky for us, the family of our friends welcome visitors … Continue reading Mangia on Mt. Etna: mangiare e bere (let’s eat and drink)