A week as a chef - Day 1 at Alma and an evening in Parma April 19th 2010 At 7am my roommates and I headed to catch the #90 bus to school at with our luggage in tow - Michele does not travel light, towing a suitcase as big as the one I brought to Europe. The three of us were the first to arrive to the minibus that would take us out of Milan to Colorno on this nice morning. Despite hardly sleeping the night before, I was excited and energetic to be heading to the Alma ... read more
Europe » Italy » Emilia-Romagna » Colorno Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
Experiencing new places has and will continue shaped who I am. I love to discover how other people live and incorporate what I can into the amalgamation of cultures I live in. I've moved around quite a bit throughout my life and will probably continue to do so for a while. I'm especially trying to find out about local history and culture through food and drink. Enjoy and learn from my stories, and send me some feedback!
(You probably can't make out the words in my profile photo, but I'm standing with one foot on each side of the US-Mexico border here... apparently I have a lot of these ph... full info