Venice by day is a tourist machine, but at night there is a transition. The gaudy facade vanishes, the streets empty. Venice has taken off her stage makeup for the day, and beneath she is yet more beguiling, dark and mysterious. So how can you enjoy this special time of…

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On my recent visit to Rome I was lucky enough to be invited to join a Food Tour hosted by LivItaly Tours, and I am very excited to be able to share the experience here on FjordsAndBeaches.com. There was one thing in particular we were excited about before visiting Rome,…

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Autumn is my favourite season. I absolutely love it when the leaves turn, when the trees get naked, when it gets colder and darker outside, and when the weather gets bipolar. The best feeling in the world is staying inside when the wind is howling and the rain is pounding…

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