Early Memories of Traveling in Italy

Early Memories of Traveling in Italy

By Earl Jackson, AIA  In a past life, before cell phones and digital cameras, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to study in Italy, in Rome, Siena, and anywhere we could get to on the weekends by train. I traveled with a great Pentax K1000 SLR, rolls of film, a...
Castle Living

Castle Living

When traveling in Umbria I had the good fortune of stumbling across Torre della Botonta, where I stayed for a week while exploring towns in the area.  Torre della Botonta is an albergo diffuso, a type of hotel where accommodations are not in one building but instead...
Secret Shopping in Milan

Secret Shopping in Milan

Elinor Salter is a style coach and founder of Your Style Renaissance style retreats.  How does it work?  Well, you get to go to one of a few select locales in Italy for a four-day get-away, rediscover and fall in love again with your own personal style, and also sneak...