Best in Bologna: Golosa Italia Food Tours in Bologna

White truffles and tagliatelle

I don’t usually take many tours when traveling, as I really prefer to see the sights at my own pace. However, when I do decide to trust a guide to show me something, it is usually when food is involved. A food tour can be an amazing experience, as the guide often has years of […]

Best in Bologna: Il Convento dei Fiori di Seta

Il Convento dei Fiori di Seta Bologna

When you love to travel as much as possible, it is usually necessary to keep to a budget. But, sometimes, a special occasion comes around and you have the chance to treat yourself to a bit of luxury. We headed to Bologna for my birthday weekend, and we treated ourselves to accommodation at a small […]

Best in Bologna: Aemilia Hotel

Bologna porticos

As we searched Ryanair and Skyscanner for cheap flights from Madrid, we stumbled upon a direct connection to Bologna. Luckily, instead of turning it down for one of its more popular cousins (think historic Florence or romantic Venice), we (luckily) had already been told of Bologna’s distinct charm and incredible gastronomy. We didn’t think twice […]

Cooking in Bologna: The Perfect Weekend Break

Making tortelloni

Calling All Foodies: Get to Bologna Now! Teaching in Spain can be stressful— commuting to your school, whiny kids, teacher drama, and private classes can make you a little crazy by Friday afternoon. Luckily, there are countless places to escape the workweek and enjoy a weekend break. In fact, almost all of the English teachers […]