The Best of Italian Islands: Ischia

What If We - Forio - Jun 15

Reading the title of this post, you are probably asking yourself, “What or where is Ischia?” as it is often one of the more underrated islands in Italy that people don’t usually hear about. If you have heard of Ischia, it is probably due to the recent earthquake that occurred a week ago on the island, but don’t let this news turn you away from this magical place just yet.

As unfortunate as that news is, in reality, earthquakes are quite common in Italy in general and can happen anywhere at anytime. During my time living in Rome, I experienced at least 3 earthquakes that I can re-call.

With this post, I wanted to shed light on this beautiful, little island and re-visit my memories during our short 2 day stay there at the beginning of this summer…

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Summers in Sicily

What If We - Cefalu - June 11

After traveling around Italy for about a year, I have come to terms with the fact that I have a sweet spot for the south of Italy in particular. Jared and I recently got a chance to visit Sicily as our ‘bon voyage‘ trip from Italy a week before our departure. I think it’s safe to say we were both pleasantly surprised by our stay there, as we didn’t know what to expect when arriving to the island.

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