Porto San Giorgio is one of the many seaside jewels we have here along the coast. Honestly I never knew how beautiful Porto S Giorgio really is and yes sometimes, even I take what is around me for granted. Today I had an early appointment in Porto San Giorgio and when it was over … Continue reading Porto San Giorgio di Fermo
I have just gotten back from being in the United States for a few weeks and everyone has spring fever. This is the time of year when the weather get warmer, we set back our clocks as the days get longer. This morning a girlfriend and I needed some catching up, so we decided to … Continue reading Spring, Magic is here.
As I approached this agriturismo, I noticed how beautiful and well kept it was, with the clay bricks and tidiness of the place. This may not be what comes to mind, when thinking of a farm. As I parked a woman with a warm bright smile came out and greeted me, Paola. She shook my hand … Continue reading Agriturismo Fonte Carrà
I had an amazing experience today, I was taken to lunch by a dear friend of mine Ann P. She took me to a place called "La Bi/bio/teca" I really need to write a proper blog on this place because it is amazing! But right now, I just need to share a Zip Post with … Continue reading “Zip post” La Bi-bio-teca an Organic Farm
Torre di Palme was awarded, One of the most beautiful villages of 2017. The name Torre di Palme that translates as Tower of Palm (I thought for many years, Palme stood for palm trees and this place has none) comes from the hamlet below, Marina Palmense. Marina Palmense was a fishing village that in the … Continue reading Torre di Palme
Magliano di Tenna Magliano di Tenna (Tenna is the river that runs on the valley floor) rises 293 meters above sea level. With views as far as the Adriatic Sea to the Sibillini Mountains. This “ tiny” medieval village, Magliano sits on its hill-top, like an egg within a nest. The earliest historical records dates … Continue reading Medieval Jewels (Part II)
Confession….. Yes, I have been "enchanted", by Le Marche……But….Shhhhh….My area is the Best! Now with that being said, today I decided to explore the Medieval Villages around my own home. Because this is where, the Magic of Le Marche Zapped me. I will be blogging a lot about this area, while discovering the other four provinces. … Continue reading Medieval Jewels (part I)
Thursday mornings in Porto San Giorgio, is full of hustle and bustle. I personally, am not too fond of crowds, so I came out early to watch the venders set up their goods. This market is big, it covers 5 blocks, 6 streets and 1 piazza. All in the center of Porto San Giorgio. I found out … Continue reading Porto San Giorgio Outdoor Market.
And Not from my Window. The magic of Le Marche is, we have everything, on a small-scale. We might not have The Alps or the greatest biggest mountains for skiing but we have something and this is what we have. Inside our Monti Sibillini National Park. This is only one, of a few places we … Continue reading A Real Snow Day!
Dried salted Codfish, is known as, baccala. This past weekend a nearby village called Montelparo, is famous in our parts for their Baccala Festival. I have been going for the past 6 years. Sometimes up in the village, but most of the time with the same group of friends, to a very special Agriturismo called Fonte di … Continue reading Baccalaaaa!!!!