Caffè Marocchino

Italian Coffee Culture

Coffee culture is an essential part of Italian life, akin to an art-form and nigh on a religion. There’s a myriad of coffees on the menu from Espresso to Caffé Shakerato – then there’s the two, three or four different ways they’re served. Coffee is a serious past-time in Italy …

Cathedral and Leaning Tower at Pisa

The Leaning Tower of Pisa

The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands, or should I say leans, in the Piazza dei Miracoli in the medieval part of Pisa.  …

Caffe del Duomo in Catania

Catania’s Cafe Culture

  Catania’s cafes and bars are the perfect place to indulge in a cup of coffee and a cannolo when the sightseeing …

Cattedrale di Sant'Agata

A Day Discovering Catania

The Port city of Catania, Sicily’s second largest city, is situated on the east coast of the island, just south of where …

Catania's Food Market

Catania Market and a Foodie Stroll

We could hear the Pescheria, Catania’s open-air fish market, before we could see it.  The yelling of fishmongers shouting their best price …