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Il Corallo, February 20, 2015

Sorry to be so behind on blogging!┬áHo da fare! (I have much to do) with our pending exit from the Embassy, from the workforce, and our move to a new apartment. PLUS we are about to go to Paris for week, our son arrives a couple of days before I retire in May, my brother […]

Celestina, January 30, 2015

Sometimes we just need to stay close to home for Friday night, especially when the weather is crappy and standing waiting for a tram is no fun. Neither is standing outside of favorite Dar Poeta in pouring rain, which we have done on occasion. So we tumbled down the hill to Viale dei Parioli and […]

O’Pazzariello, December 12, 2014

I wanted to like this place more than we did. It’s warm and welcoming, with a pleasant atmosphere in a sunny yellow and red. Located only a few steps from Castel Sant’Angelo, there is a wood-fired pizza oven, a nice menu with many selections, good staff who engage and pay attention to the customers, and […]

Al NoNo Risorto, December 6, 2014

Venezia is not known for pizza, and some would say not known for good food, but we really enjoy NoNo Risorto and make it our pizza stop each time we are in La Serenissima. We are not the only tourists at NoNo, but we are the only Americans during most visits, and the locals far […]

Brancaleone, November 28, 2014

The name means “Paw of Lions” but the insignia is a whale’s tail. Someday I need to ask about the derivation of the name, but for now we are content to have good pizza here every-so-often. This place has grown on us over the course of many visits. The owners are always present and pleasant, […]