Author: David Wheeler

September 15, 2011
LIFESTYLE

Hostel hopping

A fresh influx of newly arrived study abroad students to Florence this fall means many new visitors to the city. Students from abroad bring not only a new culture, language and perspective, but also their visiting friends and relatives from back home, all of whom use the opportunity to see
July 14, 2011
LIFESTYLE

Tuscany’s white sand

With its 4km-long, white sandy beach and crystal-clear waters, Vada, a popular spot for locals and tourists alike, is called by many the Caribbean of the Tyrrenhian Sea. The whiteness of the town's spiagge bianche is not a gift of nature, however, but an effect of the