Republic of Venice

Halibut Filets with Radicchio alla Trattoria Antiche Carampane, © copyright Nathan Hoyt

A Tart Tale From the Bridge of the Breasts

Even if the ancient fishing culture of the Venetian lagoon, like most of Italy’s maritime regions, has been forced to give way to importing some of...
The Ghetto Vecchio in Venice is the oldest ghetto in the world

April assortment of Italian connections

Dear Readers, An April assortment of Italian connections for you: A “ghetto” in the U.S.A. is usually a section of a city that is thickly populated...