Tag Archives: Caltagirone

Flowers in Italy

Italians love flowers and they are everywhere especially in the springtime. San Remo is known as the City of Flowers and even has a famous festival to celebrate flowers. My favorites are the flower boxes with the brilliant colorful blooms.

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Staircases in Italy

Italy is basically a country with hills and there are only a few places where it is relatively flat. So it is no wonder that after walking around for three months this past spring all over Italy that I experienced … Continue reading

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Caltagirone in Sicily-A Photo Montage

Since I have been back home I have stayed busy writing travel articles on different places I visited in Italy, and it makes me feel as though I am there again! Caltagirone will always be one of my most memorable … Continue reading

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Caltagirone

Saturday May 21 Before we went to the ceramics shop we drove around Caltagirone and had to see La Scalinetta with its 142 steps of hand-painted ceramics. Since it was May, the steps were decorated with flowers creating a beautiful … Continue reading

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Meeting Teresa and Family

Saturday May 21 Today we drove to Teresa’s house in Taormina, and it was an easier driving experience, with the GPS programmed in English. Teresa is Angela’s sister and she has generously opened her home to us for the next … Continue reading

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