La Macchina

Driving a Ferrari on the streets of Maranello was a definite alpha Italy experience so when launched in March with information and locations of Italian automobile museums, a calendar of racing and car show events and discounts on car driving experiences we were all over it. The revved up Emilia Romagna tourism website also … Continue reading La Macchina


Italy’s Bigfoot Is a Maker of Cheese

The Italian version of Bigfoot is more akin to a wilderness cook than a cryptozoological monster.  More rational and reasonable, a teacher of sorts. Legends about a wild man living in the forests along the Alps and the Apennines describe him as a master of the cheese trade. At an ancient encounter near Lucca it is … Continue reading Italy’s Bigfoot Is a Maker of Cheese