Category Archives: Italy

Writing related to food and travel in Italy.

Photo Gallery: Day Trip to Naples, Italy

Photos from a November 2010 day trip to Naples, Italy. A write-up about the trip is here: The Truth About Neapolitan-style Pizza. Click on individual photos to see a larger version. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157625680664202″]

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Spaghetti all’amatriciana: Layers of flavor and history

Traditional spaghetti all’amatriciana at La Conca in Amatrice, Italy The Via Salaria — the Salt Road — was one of the earliest roads built by ancient Rome to lash together its far-flung empire. The actual path of the road predated … Continue reading

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Norcia: A Mountain Mecca for Italian Food

The Valnerina Valley, with the city of Norcia in the center of the picture We’d been traveling for most of a day – flying into Rome from the U.S., renting a car at the airport and then driving three hours … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: Trip to Norcia, Italy

Photos from a November 2010 trip to Norcia, Italy. A write-up about the trip is here: Norcia: A Mountain Mecca for Italian Food. Click on individual photos to see a larger version. Highlights: [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157625556715614″]

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