Eating Italy | Part 1: Verona & Bologna


“I am at length joined to Bologna, where I am settled like a sausage” – Lord Byron

When it came to choosing a honeymoon destination Italy was the obvious choice for us. I’ve been lucky enough to have had a career which has offered me the opportunity to work all over the world and holidays which have taken me far and wide and yet somehow I’d never visited Italy.

Italy, a country so vividly etched in my imagination through it’s people, art, culture, history and of course gastronomy and yet I had no first hand experience on which to base my impressions.

Time to right this grievous wrong, a 3 week tour from Verona to the Amalfi Coast taking in some of our favourite culinary hotspots was the perfect way to celebrate our marriage. Continue reading