This week’s Photo Friday: Volterra’s clock tower, made famous by Twilight author Stephenie Meyer.
This is the latest of our weekly travel photo series, inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. This week’s Photo Friday theme is CLOCKS?TIME. The photo above, of the Town Hall building in the Piazza del Priori in Volterra, Tuscany has a backstory that predates this blog’s existence: In spring 2009, USA TODAY sent me to Italy for a […]
My articles from USA TODAY on New Moon tourism in Montepulciano and Volterra in Tuscany
My article from our New Moon-themed trip to Volterra and Montepulciano last April is now up on the USA TODAY website. The story was a kick to write – not only because the girls in the lead – Stephanie and Kiersten – were so fun, but now we’re seeing scenes from Tuscany during the New Moon […]
Tuscany Trip Report – Montepulciano & Volterra
I saw the first trailer for the second Twilight movie, New Moon, at the theater last night (it opens Nov. 20). So it might be a good time to post my trip report from Tuscany. We went to two towns associated with the second movie in the Stephanie Meyer series in April: Montepulciano and Volterra. […]