Hunting down Organic Goats Cheese in Greve

One of the key agendas during my visit to Tuscany was to visit an Organic Goat’s Cheese making farm based in Greve, Chianti. Greve is an idyllic location about an hour away from Florence. Green meadows extend for long stretches with the occasional vineyard or a farm being spotted along the line. A short bus…

Burano

  Burano…What can I say about this mini island? I guess the pictures will do most of the talking for me about this place. The island is a short boat ride from Murano (Covered in my last post on travel). My first step onto the island and my impressions go like “There is a lot…

A Walk through Murano

I decided to take a break for a week and travel around Italy sometime in the October of 2013. While I would have loved to travel to a few Northern parts Italy, Sicily and Naples, I realised I would have had to take about a couple of months to travel to all these wonderful places…

Wine Tasting in Tuscany

Visiting Florence had been a dream and one of the most awaited experiences was the trip to Chianti to visit the famous wineries there. The trip as like the Truffle hunt (described in my last post), was a well-planned one – almost a month in advance for the Italian sojourn. There are quite a few…