Sunday, August 20, 2017

Guns & Butter: Sicily Travel Guide

Looking to see and do everything in Sicily in 4 nights? Look no further. The cities I visited in Sicily were Palermo, Catania, and Syracuse.

Mount Etna, Sicily Wine Tour: Fun & Games Until Police Stop

The first stop was the town of Milo which has the best white wines. We visited Barone di Villagrande. Reservations are not needed but are recommended.

Syracuse, Sicily: An Exceptional Day of Food & Drink

I was inspired to go to Syracuse in southern Sicily because a photo of it kept popping up on my Vizio screensaver. In order to get there, we rented a car, specifically a Fiat...

Catania, Sicily: Eat Horse Meat, Cannolo, Arancino

Sunday, May 14th, there was a marathon in Catania. Saturday, May 13th, TPOL sprinted through all the local foods of the area. I started with a freshly prepared panini in a deli located off...

Party in Palermo: Your Guide to an Evening Out

In terms of livability, Palermo was my second favorite city on this trip after Milan. I have already written about the great food. Now, it's time to drink. Leaving Frida's pizzeria, I walked through the historic...

Palermo! Pizza, Wine, And Panini

I come to eat. Save the church tours. Save the city tours. And nobody cares about castles. All I want is wine and food. The first stop in my tour of Palermo was a...

Guns & Butter: Naples Travel Guide

I allotted three nights of my Round The Atlantic Tour for Naples, giving me, what I hoped, was enough time to formulate my own opinion about a city I was told to skip. When I travel, I don't do any homework before I go.

Amalfi Coast: A Beautiful Tourist Trap

I hate tours. I say hate with a capital 8. Short on time, the only practical way to see the Amalfi Coast and Pompeii is on an 8 hour bus tour which goes for $85....

Capri Island: Too Touristy for My Taste

An early riser, I took the 1240PM fast boat to Capri and the last boat back at 535PM. It was 25 euros for the scenic (ripoff) ride in a pink El Camino taxi versus 1.3 euros...

Lombardis 1892: Proper Pizza in Napoli

As a Lions fan, I've never had a chance to hoist the Lombardi trophy. Then I came to Napoli and realized the second best thing to winning the Super Bowl. Going forward, I will have positive...
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