May 9th, 2023
Today was an enchanting day filled with exploration as we set out to discover the gems of Santa Margherita, Portofino, San Fruttuoso, and Camogli. Our journey started in the charming town of Santa Margherita, where we immersed ourselves in its unique ambiance before embarking on a delightful ferry ride to Portofino, yet another captivating fishing village. Roaming its streets, savoring local delicacies, and reveling in the village’s beauty, we felt truly enchanted. Continuing our adventure, we hopped onto another ferry that whisked us away to San Fruttuoso, where we were greeted by the allure of serene rock beaches. Finally, we concluded our expedition by setting foot in Camogli, a romantic seaside haven. Took in the beautiful beach while laying in sunlight, it was the perfect day to visit these captivating fishing villages. Undoubtedly, the highlight of my day was the series of ferry rides that transported us to each destination, revealing the beauty and diversity of the Italian coastline.
May 10th, 2023
Today was a caffeine-infused adventure as we took a remarkable journey into the heart of Italy’s coffee culture. We were able to visit the Lavazza Factory in Torino, where we were granted an exclusive tour. Witnessing the process behind the production of their coffee, from the brewing to the packaging, was a fascinating experience. The highlight of the factory visit was the opportunity to indulge in Lavazza’s coffee caviar—a unique and delightful treat for the taste buds. After the factory tour, we dove deeper into the world of Lavazza at the Lavazza museum, where we immersed ourselves in the rich history of this esteemed brand. Before leaving Torino, we couldn’t resist exploring the city’s vibrant shopping area. Ultimately, the true highlight of my day was delving deep into Lavazza’s captivating history, gaining a newfound appreciation for their journey and the artistry behind their world-famous coffee.