Category Archives: Italy

How cheese is made

Adreus is on-line and asks me if I miss Northern Italy. Remembering the quaint towns, sprawling vineyards, historic monuments, wonderful food, our class adventures and misadventures makes me miss the place with nostalgia and an aching heart. It was terrible … Continue reading

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Missing Northern Italy: a nostalgic food trip

When I was in Italy I got homesick and wanted so badly to go home. I missed eating adobo. Now that I’m back home I miss Italian food so much. Is it human nature to appreciate what we have once … Continue reading

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La Cucina di Italia

Italians love fashion. The way you dress and appearance is very important to them. They are probably the most stylish people in the world.  Most women would hyperventilate at the sight of Italian shoes. I on the other hand came … Continue reading

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La Dolce Vita

My three weeks in Italy went by so quickly. What I miss most are the early morning walks up to the castle from the dorm. I cherished walking to school with other people while chatting and getting to know them … Continue reading

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A Wonderful World of Cheese

Our field trip to the Grana Padano cheese factory in Italy! Like a little mouse in a wonderful world of cheese!

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Back in Italy: Culinary adventures in ICIF

Last year I threw a coin at the Trevi Fountain in Rome.  Within a year I find myself back in Italy. I am now in Costigliole d’Asti in Piedmont Northern Italy. Together with eight other students from CSB we are … Continue reading

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Where to stay in Italy

I had a wonderful stay in Rome thanks to my Tita Marmi Fuentebella and my Italian cousins who took time out to take me around. Rome is a very beautiful city and so full of history. I started my European … Continue reading

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