Harvest time in Cinque Terre!

It was one of my biggest dreams 🙂 To take a part in a grape harvest and see how is prepared SCIACCHETRA’  wine … This year I did it! I took a part of a harvest of Azienda Agricola Possa from Riomaggiore. But let’s start from the beginning: Grape harvest in italian is VENDEMMIA When […]

Ristorante?Trattoria?Osteria?What’s the difference?

When you are in Liguria you will see many, different types of places where you can eat. They are not only ristorante but you will find also: trattoria, osteria, gastronomia, rosticceria, taverna and enoteca. What is a differences between them? Below I try to explain it 🙂 The most important thing is that nowadays the […]

Bussana Vecchia, the fascinating ghost town!

After my holidays I start a new, Ligurian season with an authentic and very fascinating place: BUSSANA VECCHIA (pronunciation: Bussana Wekjα:) It is absolutely unbelievable, ghost town in Liguria. Abandoned due to an earthquake,  was renovated and repopulated by an international community of artists. But let’s start from the very beginning 🙂 How to reach […]