Here's another memory of my time in Italy. It's not quite one of those "Under the Tuscan SUN" days, but this chilly and dreary March 2011 day in Florence, Tuscany did not fail to amaze me. This 15th century Renaissance style palace - Palazzo Pitti - once served as home to the Medici family, and . . .
Two days ago last year I was being dropped off at an airport with bags larger than me in tow. It was my last day on Roman soil - I had a great study abroad experience there - and I knew that I would miss everything about it! My friends and I have made remarks, Facebook posts, and texted each other . . .