Monthly Archives: December 2011

Christmas Market In Piazza Navona

There is a Christmas Market every year in Piazza Navona. To me, it has a very different feel than Christmas markets of the North of Europe, probably due to the absolute lack of snow. Or maybe it is the abundance … Continue reading

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Italian Food Market Again!

The area near our apartment in Rome is getting more and more interesting! There is another food market going on right now – Ponte Di Sapori (bridge of flavors). My favorite stand was filled with truffles (tartufi) and truffle-related products. … Continue reading

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Charming Savannah (3) – Pulaski Monument

Savannah again! This is probably my favorite place in Savannah – Monterey Square. It was so nice and peaceful there, I just wanted to sit there for hours. But there is another reason why I like that square – it’s … Continue reading

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American Foods I Have Never Eaten Before

I’m going to take a short break from writing about Savannah to announce that while in the States last month I had an opportunity to eat some things I have never eaten before. And I don’t mean sweets only. Another … Continue reading

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Charming Savannah (2) – American Sweets

We, Europeans, tend to think that American sweets are only Snickers bars and the like. Nothing could be further from the truth. This is an example of delicious, handmade (!) American sweets: a praline. It is a cluster of halved … Continue reading

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