Category Archives: Day Trips

Incredible Tuscia!

What is the Tuscia, you ask?  Is that a part of Tuscany?  No, the Tuscia is an area of northern Lazio – the region where Rome is located – and that was once an area in ancient times that was … Continue reading

2 July 2016

Discovering Montalcino wines with Curious Appetite & We Like Tuscany

I didn’t always like wine.  My family is Puertorican and ours is a rum culture, not a wine culture.  Living in Italy for the past 17 years, I have definitely gained an appreciation and love for wine and I try … Continue reading

Day trips from Rome: Orvieto

If you want to experience small town life in Italy that’s a quick and easy distance from Rome without needing to rent a car – I highly recommend visiting the medieval hill town of Orvieto. Orvieto is easily reachable by … Continue reading

30 October 2015