Italy

Travel stories, city guides, travel tips, recipes, and more inspired by one of our favorite food places on earth, Italy.
Essential Tips To Know Before Traveling To Italy | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Tips To Know Before Traveling To Italy

You're on your way to Italy, you've got your bag packed, and itinerary set. Here are a few tips to know before you get there!

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Italy Itinerary: What To Do When You Travel To Positano, Italy | http://saltandwind.com

Italy Itinerary: What To Do When You Travel To Positano, Italy

There’s possibly nowhere that does the beach like Italy. Yes, I’m 100% bias but you can’t visit Italy in the summer without going to the beaches. And,for old-school Italian glam (as in, Mastroianni, Loren, Taylor), it's all about Positano.

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These Authentic Italian Desserts Are Reason Enough to Travel to Italy | http://saltandwind.com

These Authentic Italian Desserts Are Reason Enough to Travel to Italy

When you travel to Italy the question isn't if you should have dessert but which dessert to have! Here are the classic Italian desserts you must try on your next trip to Italy!

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Classic Tiramisu Cake | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Tiramisu Cake

There are times you gotta go 100% classic. Like with tiramisu. A few quality ingredients and a little extra effort means the difference between a soggy or heavy version or a light, airy, not-too-sweet one like this recipe!

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So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask  | http://saltandwind.com

So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask

The difference between a trattoria and a ristorante and what is an osteria after all? Navigating all the different types of restaurants in Italy can be tricky -- here's our cheat sheet to help you understand it all. 

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{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese | http://saltandwind.com

{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese

Santa Ynez has a downtown that looks like it's a freeze frame from an old Western movie, but then has gems like SY Kitchen. We couldn't stop raving about this Fusilli alla Salsiccia so I recreated it here; but, let's be real, you should travel there to taste for yourself!

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Press Pause On Prosecco: Pignoletto Is The Bubbly Wine To Sip When You Travel To Italy   | http://saltandwind.com

Press Pause On Prosecco: Pignoletto Is The Bubbly Wine To Sip When You Travel To Italy

Here's why you need to order a glass of Pignoletto wine on your next trip to Italy!

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How To Avoid A Bad Restaurant In Italy | http://saltandwind.com

How To Avoid A Bad Restaurant In Italy

Yes, we totally adore the food in Italy but, even though there's a lot of incredible food, you can still get a crappy meal. So here it is: our top tips to make sure you avoid a bad meal in Italy:

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The Camogli Fish Festival: One Of Italy's Most Traditional Food Festivals | http://saltandwind.com

The Camogli Fish Festival: One Of Italy's Most Traditional Food Festivals

Picture it: an Italian village, set along a rocky coast, with a rainbow of pastel buildings, and walking trails that overlook the sea. A town on par with the postcard-perfect towns of Cinque Terre, but without the crowds and specializing in great seafood. Say hello to Camogli. 

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Rome, Italy: Rione Monti Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Rome, Italy: Rione Monti Neighborhood Guide

There's a lot to love in Italy's capital but one of our all-time favorite neighborhoods in Rome is Monti! Here's everything you need to check out next time you visit Italy.

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The Essential Restaurants In Rome's City Center  | http://saltandwind.com

The Essential Restaurants In Rome's City Center

Rome is an enormous city, which means it can be easy to get overwhelmed when you visit. Here are a few of my favorite places in the centro storico.

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Friends Who Fete: How To Host A Polenta Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: How To Host A Polenta Party

One of our favorite dinner parties that's traditional to Northern Italy? A polenta party! Here are all the tips and recipes you need to host a polenta party of your own.

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