Italy

Travel stories, city guides, travel tips, recipes, and more inspired by one of our favorite food places on earth, Italy.
How To Buy Great Olive Oil (And Treat It Right!) | http://saltandwind.com

How To Buy Great Olive Oil (And Treat It Right!)

Olive oil needs no introduction -- it's a kitchen staple. And even though you may use it near daily in your kitchen, you may still have a few questions. From how to buy it to how to store it, we're answering your olive oil FAQs. 

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The Classic Italian Cocktails You Have To Try When You Travel To Italy | http://saltandwind.com

The Classic Italian Cocktails You Have To Try When You Travel To Italy

You can't go wrong ordering wine when you travel to Italy but also make time to sip on a classic Italian cocktail. Here the ten cocktails you must try on your next trip to Italy:

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Here's How To Make the Most of 24 Hours in Bologna | http://saltandwind.com

Here's How To Make the Most of 24 Hours in Bologna

On the top of every food lovers list for Italy? A trip to the epicenter of Italian pasta: Bologna! Here's where to eat, shop, and stay to make the most of 24 hours in Bologna, Italy.

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Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander | http://saltandwind.com

Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander

If we had it our way, the Academy would add one more category to their awards and it would award movies that cause wanderlust. These are the 10 movies that transport us without having to pull out our passport. 

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Falling For Franciacorta: The Italian Sparkling Wine We Can’t Sip Enough Of | http://saltandwind.com

Falling For Franciacorta: The Italian Sparkling Wine We Can’t Sip Enough Of

If you’re into bubbles and/or Italian wines, you’re probably already well-versed in prosecco and Lambrusco. Well, there’s another Italian sparkling wine that we’re geeking out over: Franciacorta. Here's why you should try it stat.

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How Not To Stand Out Like A Tourist When Traveling To Italy   | http://saltandwind.com

How Not To Stand Out Like A Tourist When Traveling To Italy

The time has come: you’re finally on your way to Italy. You’ve been dreaming about this trip for months and know you just need to know how not to stand out like a tourist!

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Marinated Salumi Sandwich | http://saltandwind.com

Marinated Salumi Sandwich

We'll admit it: we're major fan girls of Giada DiLaurentiis because, well, tbh, we feel like we relate to her. We too are from California, we too love all things Italy, and our cooking is very much inspired by both places. So it's no surprise that we swooned when we saw her newest book, Giada’s I...

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Limoncello Creamsicle Boozy Popsicles | http://saltandwind.com

Limoncello Creamsicle Boozy Popsicles

On my first trip to Italy, I'’d religiously finish the day with a cone of straciatella gelato while the adults would sip on ice-cold Limoncello. Though I didn't ever try more than an eyedropper full of the stuff, the intensely sweet, floral lemony flavor stayed with me and inspired these very adult Limoncello Creamsicle Popsicles.

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This Is The City To Travel To Based On Your Food Personality | http://saltandwind.com

This Is The City To Travel To Based On Your Food Personality

When you love food as much as we do, it can be hard to decide where to go and what to eat, especially since there are different cities for different types of eater. So, here it is: our list of cities for (almost) every type of eater out there.

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Forte Dei Marmi Is The Best Beach Town Near Florence To Hang Like A Local | http://saltandwind.com

Forte Dei Marmi Is The Best Beach Town Near Florence To Hang Like A Local

When it comes to beaches, Italy’s got a lot of options, but I feel most at home in the Tuscan beach town of Forte Dei Marmi. This beach town is less than an hour from Florence but feels like another world free of tourists and full of locals. 

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Plan Your Next Vacation With Help From Our Concierge Desk! | http://saltandwind.com

Plan Your Next Vacation With Help From Our Concierge Desk!

Dreaming of traveling but not sure where to start? We've got a service for that! The Salt & Wind concierge desk is here to help make your food adventures happen!

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What To Pack For Your European Summer Vacation | http://saltandwind.com

What To Pack For Your European Summer Vacation

Minimal isn’t usually in our vocab when we’re packing, but there’s no bigger buzzkill than lugging an overweight suitcase. So, for our summer vacation, we narrowed it down to these 12 essentials.

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