LiveFlorence: #localeats Gelati

Florence – where one can eat gelati until they burst! Because they have the BEST gelati in the world! According to some polls and me anyway.

But I believe if you know where to look you CAN find the best gelati in the world, but beware as there is also plenty of average and plenty of bad gelati too.

My Sugar: Wins my vote for the best artisanal gelateria in Florence, it is small and is often missed on the top 10 lists when it should be included. Continue reading “LiveFlorence: #localeats Gelati”

The great anticipation of an unknown path

This week I’m going to ‘kill two birds’ – I missed last weeks challenge – but i think that path and anticipation go hand in hand. How often does the end of path not reveal itself at its onset? Sometimes we start following new paths with the greatest sense of both apprehension and anticipation.

This photo is from San Gimignano, a path that seems obscurely small but with a framed picture at the end of someone else’s everyday.

Market mornings

What better way to start your morning, or weekend for that matter, than at the fresh food market. The liveliness of the market will wake you up and the fresh produce will set you up for the week ahead.

Live Florence: Door knockers photo essay

After wandering the streets of Florence it doesn’t take long to notice that there is an impressive range of door knockers scattered throughout the streets.

The following is a photo essay of the door knockers that I encountered throughout my many meanderings. Continue reading “Live Florence: Door knockers photo essay”