The best pizza I’ve ever tasted!

I just woke up and found out that it’s been stinkin’ hot back home, so I am now extremely concerned about my garden.  I am having fears that everything is baked and wilted, based on some comments I have read from others about how the extreme temperature swings have affected their gardens. The Sorrento Food Tour that ...

Day 4 in Puglia – Coast to coast ride

How often does one get to say that they have visited two seas in one day?  Or even more impressive, to say that they have ridden from one coast to the other?  That's what we accomplished today, and it was darn cool. We started the day by boarding a shuttle and heading to the shores of the Ionian sea. ...

Day 2 – Alberobello to Masseria Torre Coccaro

Who knew it was mosquito season in Italy.  Thankfully I brought the cortisone cream to help with the itching.  I have five bites, one which I think was from last night.  How I got bitten on my face, I don't know.  Italian mosquitoes must carry different "venom" because my bites look much angrier than bites I ...

Restaurant reviews: Paglionico Vini e Cucina and Biancofiore

We did a lot of walking around today, exploring the maze of lane ways branching off from the Old Town.  The weather was beautiful, making it a great day to walk by the water.  The Old Town of Bari is small with churches and cathedrals around many corners.  We admired them from the outside, but ...