Florence

My September 11th in Florence

At San Miniato al Monte above Florence with my USA Today on September 12, 2001

Every year, as we approach the anniversary of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, I think back to what I was doing that day. … Read more...

The Scariest Place in Tuscany

Last year saw the release of the book the Monster of Florence, a true tale about a serial killer who terrorized the hills around the Tuscan capital for almost 20 years, from 1968 until 1985. While several men were … Read more...

Ciao! My name is Melanie Renzulli and I have been writing about Italy for more than 20 years. Italofile is where I share my knowledge of and passion for Italy travel, art, culture, and living.