Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Jul 8, 2020

Have you noticed the birds more during lockdown? If your lockdown is over, do you find you're more aware of them than you were before?

On this mini-episode, Tiffany and Aurelio stop to watch (and listen to!) the birds, and Tiffany takes the opportunity to talk a little bit about one of her favorite places in Rome: Villa...


Jul 2, 2020

Do podcasts put you to sleep? Well, there's one out there that aims to do just that, Drew Ackerman's Sleep With Me podcast. Sleep with Me tells "bedtime stories to help grown ups fall asleep in the deep, dark night," perfect for podcast-lovers who are also insomniacs.

This week, Drew put his own sleepy spin on our...


Jun 25, 2020

What's it like to visit the Colosseum in the time of corona? This iconic monument usually crams thousands of tourists in at a time, making the experience hot, sweaty, and often uninspiring (even if it is one of the most inspiring sights in the whole world.)

Now that the Colosseum has reopened after months of...


Jun 18, 2020

Wondering what's going on in Seattle's police-free zone? The national media's reporting on the CHOP (Capital Hill Organized Protest) has, at times, been inaccurate. Today you can hear the truth from someone who's there every day.

On this mini-episode, we are joined again by Seattle-based NPR reporter Casey Martin for...


Jun 11, 2020

You've heard all about how Katy and Tiffany spent their quarantines (or are still spending them, in Katy's case), but what was quarantine like for a someone living alone in Rome's lively and quaint Trastevere neighborhood while working from home?

On this mini-episode, Tiffany checks in with her friend Amy Knauff (who...