It felt like biking through a Van Gogh painting. The open fields. The poppies. The bucolic, pastoral scenes.
For two weeks in the spring of 2013 we drove around areas of North Italy in search of our new home. But when we realized we’d be in Piemonte (Piedmont in English) for my 32nd birthday, we wanted to make it special.
Yet Piedmont is such a simple place, I wondered. Will this birthday be any fun?
I hadn’t expected it to be a birthday I’d never forget. (more…)