Sophia loves traveling to Italy, and lived in Florence for a year to pursue architectural studies. She has also spent much time in the Sassi of Matera, which is another one of her favorite Italian destinations. She is a designer and teaches at the Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham. She also enjoys pursuing fine arts in the form of drawings, paintings, and handmade books, inspired mostly by her travels to Italy and its architecture. She loves to write and currently blogs about a novel set in Venice.
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Appreciating Florence over Time: A tall, rusticated stone arch embedded in a palace's wall basks in the sunlight emitting a sense of antiquity.
Architect, Writer, Artist
Dining in Florence
Locals and tourists review restaurants, gelaterie, and pastry shops in Florence, and share their favorites with you.