Messina, Sicily cruise excursion on your own to Taormina

Messina, Sicily, Italy There are many ships that call into this port and we recently traveled here on the Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas on a seven night cruise of the eastern Mediterranean run. The Straits of Messina are really quite nice to pass through and are very scenic. If you travel through them … Continue reading Messina, Sicily cruise excursion on your own to Taormina

Sloppy Sam’s and the Campo di Fiori, Rome

Looking for very good food with excellent people watching in a typical Roman Piazza complete with a market and gorgeous fountains? Look no further than one of my fave spots in Rome, now quite a bit more touristy than it once was, the Campo di Fiori. ¬†We ate at Sloppy Sam's in Rome because it … Continue reading Sloppy Sam’s and the Campo di Fiori, Rome