Originally from the greater Boston area, I have been living in Los Angeles for the last 6 years. I spent my entire sophomore year of college studying in Florence.
So I live in Boston and I'm trying to look for something cool to check out that isn't too far away. I remember hearing about the Montreal Grand Prix and it sounded like a really cool experience. I'm not a massive F1 fan but I know enough about the teams and... See More
Yes it is cold, so what most people have already said bring a solid coat, something like a wool peacoat should suffice, but also if you layer up, with sweaters, hats, gloves and scarves you should be fine. Pretty much what Anna said hits a lot of the places necessary... See More
So Japan is my number 1 destination and I'm starting to plan a trip there, hopefully in the next 12-20 months. I would love suggestions on what is the best time to visit. Affordable lodging suggestions in popular areas would be great. Obviously Tokyo will be the major... See More
For first timers in Florence I highly recommend eating at Acqua Al 2 with its blueberry steak (I know sounds kind of weird but it's amazing), as well as the balsamic steak. I also highly recommend Golden View Open Bar (don't... See More
My girlfriend and I are heading to San Francisco next weekend and I'm looking for things to do at night, as in post dinner. We're fairly open and adventurous. I really like cocktail bars or pubs and live music is always a plus. We are staying right near Union square... See More
Siena is a good location to check out, especially the main square. If you are there on either July 2nd or August 16th then you may want to look into checking out the Palio , a horse race around the main square where... See More