Author: Charlotte Hughes-Morgan

Born in London and raised in Guildford, Charlotte Hughes-Morgan studies Italian, French and English Literature at Durham University. She has spent this year working in Paris and Italy, improving her language skills and pursuing her interests in European art and culture.
October 23, 2019

The most feminine of cities

Florence has an immortal soul In both language and literature, cities are typically seen as female entities, and Florence is no exception to this rule. Henry James provides ample examples of this in his literary love letters to the city. In his Italian Hours, he memorably immortalised Florence thus: “It is the most feminine of […]
September 25, 2019

Organic to your door

The organic revolution has spread its roots in Florence. Here are the home-grown delivery services bringing “bio” to your house.     LOCAL     Embrace sustainable living and support local farmers at the same time. Il Ceppo is a Tuscan enterprise started by two former lab technicians who bring the best seasonal produce from […]