Bonci Pizzarium, Rome, Italy

For today’s post, we’re back in Rome. Since I spent a good amount of time in this city when I studied abroad, I have an almost-endless amount of recommendations for fellow travelers. Today’s recommendation is delicious: pizza from Bonci Pizzarium. Continue reading “Bonci Pizzarium, Rome, Italy”

City Overview: Champaign-Urbana

Following the theme of our latest post, today’s post is on another pair of twin-cities that are well worth your time and space on your travel bucket list. Champaign-Urbana is located in East Central Illinois and is best known for being the campus town of University of Illinois. However, these towns have much more to offer outside of university involvement.

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City Overview: Saugatuck & Douglas, Michigan

Michigan is a popular place for tourists, especially in the Midwest. The state offers a lot of greenery and many fresh water beaches for Midwesterners who are looking for a vacation not too far from home. One gem of Michigan, which ranges from completely unknown to some and very well-known to others, is the twin city duo of Saugatuck and Douglas. Located right off of Lake Michigan’s eastern coast, these small cities have much to boast about, no matter what kind of traveler and vacationer you are.  Continue reading “City Overview: Saugatuck & Douglas, Michigan”

City Overview: Heidelberg, Germany

While there are many big cities in Germany that are worth your time, some of the small cities are just as worthy of a spot on your travel list. A great example would be the town of Heidelberg. Heidelberg is located on the southeastern side of Germany, just south of Frankfurt. The main draws to this town is the old charm and romantic feel it gives off to anyone who visits.  Continue reading “City Overview: Heidelberg, Germany”

Gelaterie Stecco Natura, Sicily, Italy

Today’s post brings us back to the island of Ortigia, off the mainland of Sicily. Southern Italy can be a hot place to be, temperature wise, especially in the summer. What better way to cool off than with some popsicle-like desserts? A medium-sized chain, called Gelaterie Stecco Natura, translated to something like “natural ice cream on a stick,” offers exactly this type of treat, with many different flavor combinations.  Continue reading “Gelaterie Stecco Natura, Sicily, Italy”

Good Food Coffee and Bakery, Prague, Czech Republic

Traveling to Prague means a lot of hearty food: potatoes, pot pies, and meat. While all of this is delicious, you may start looking for something on the sweeter side to balance all those savory flavors. If you’re looking for a unique dessert experience I would recommend going to Good Food Coffee and Bakery and getting one of their many different types of “chimney” desserts. Continue reading “Good Food Coffee and Bakery, Prague, Czech Republic”

Caseificio Borderi, Ortigia, Sicily

If you ever find yourself on the island of Sicily, located south of the Italian mainland, you need to invest time to venture just a bit further south, to the small island of Ortigia, right off of the main island of Sicily. Ortigia is known as the historic center of Sicily. It has a very quaint, old-town feel as you walk and gaze at its many features. Like any traveler, you are bound to get hungry as you wander around the island. Continue reading “Caseificio Borderi, Ortigia, Sicily”