Bologna – La Grassa

Rick Stein, the renowned Cornish chef turned TV Gourmet-Traveller has been responsible for many of our destination choices recently.  It was his influence that fuelled our desire to visit the food capital of Italy and is one of the reasons we head off to Mexico in the next few weeks.   Before you start toContinue reading “Bologna – La Grassa”

Dozza Day Trip

One of our favourite day trips from Bologna is a charming medieval village called Dozza.   Officially recognized as one of Italy’s ‘most beautiful villages’, we were truly dazzled by Dozza.   Our nieces Laura and Alice were visiting us for a week and loved the instagram opportunities and colourful artwork offered in this impossibly pretty place, declaringContinue reading “Dozza Day Trip”