Cafè Settembrini

Cocoa-dusted cappuccinos and brioches that are nice and crispy: ultimate colazione experience at Settembrini.  It’s a few minutes walk from Ottaviano in Prati area of Rome. Another post on the cappuccino experience in Rome, so many, so little time.  Advertisements

Cappuccino Monday

I wanted to share this delightful caffé I went to in Verona called Caffé Wallner. I had a brioche with pistacchio-creme filling and a frothy cappuccino. Is there any other kind? Caffé Walner is filled with books and Venetian-glass chandeliers. It is a cozy and a perfect respite from the damp and misty mornings in Verona.

Exploring Siena

I left Rome on a grey morning to head to Siena, I took the bus and it was about 3.5 hours. I got there and it was packed with people at the sprawling outdoor market. It was filled with clothes, leather shoes, verdant ceramics, sheep’s cheeses, golden oranges and everything pretty much imaginable under the…

Jaunt to Verona

Here are some photos of my trip to Verona in December. I know its February but time is flying by. Ecco ci sono qualche foto del mio viaggio a Verona. Highlights: eating ciambelle, torrone morbido, trying a carbonara pizza which was actually quite strange so I had a quattro stagione (four season) after.. Verona is…