La Befana has been an Italian tradition since before the 13th Century and is derived from a religious background rather than a modern and popular culture such as Babbo Natale ‘Santa Claus’
Discovering Castlefranco Veneto :
Castlefranco Veneto known to the locals as simply ‘Casteo’ in their local dialect is a quaint city surrounded by a medieval castle and walls that were built by the people of Treviso in 1211.
Living in Treviso is the perfect city to enjoy activities year round.. There will always be somewhere to go in all four seasons.. and relatively not a long drive either.
Happy Sunday friends/ Buona Domenica a tutti 🙂
Autumn or Autunno is one of my favorite seasons in Treviso.
Happy Sunday everyone!!! Buona Domenica a tutti!!! Any plans for your Sunday?
Last week, I had to meet a friend for un caffè in one of the main Piazzas of the historical center and I will admit after living in this charming and quaint city for over four years, I got lost. Continue reading
I met with an Italian friend of mine for a drink in Treviso yesterday evening. I never once was one to like to go out with friends in the evening.. I guess, its safe to say I was such a “homebody” but that all changed once I moved across the pond.
I think many of you have heard of me talking about my neighbor, Vittorio, who is a single father of two beautiful young ladies. He has a rather large country home with a lovely veggie garden. By day he is a bus driver for the city of Treviso. I keep telling him he should write a cookbook but he’s a simple man and thinks my ideas are silly. Haha!