Author Archives: kmingo
Italy continues to amaze me. Advertisements
Few have been more instrumental in making sure every street of the globe is digitally documented than the folks at google, which is why I was thrilled to see them show up to put Anghiari on the map. Until recently, … Continue reading
If you can manage to get a glimpse of Venice’s sidewalks through the herds of tourist’s trotters, you’ll see that the city once had some dignity about how it approached tourism. Here is a sampling of some of the mosaics … Continue reading
Whenever you pick up a t-shirt on vacation, be sure you understand what it says. I didn’t stick around after she finished her food and drink.
There’s no nice way to say it. A good percentage of Italians drive like lunatics. Clearly they are under the impression that a blessed adhesive like the one above is enough to save them from their devil-may-care approach to road … Continue reading
In cities across America, March 17th is often reserved for wearing shades of green otherwise inadvisable for clothing, consuming green alcohol, and dying rivers green (no – the Gowanus Canal is naturally that color) all in celebration of St. Patrick, … Continue reading