Today I’m on Kat Duncan’s “Write About” talking about travel writer’s secrets (which are Chique, of course ). Kat is a fellow author and a lovely lady who has also posted a fantastic review of Chique Secrets of Dolce Amore. Please stop by and leave a comment, I look forward to hearing from you!
Being a travel writer and sharing my Italian adventures with my readers has been an incredibly rewarding gift I truly cherish. And although I do call myself a travel writer to make it easier for others to understand who I am, deep inside I’m a collector of experiences who writes about the precious glimpses of the world she happens to catch, relying on the three pillars of her life work: Dream, Share, Write.
It all started with a dream: I had been collecting travel experiences for years, capturing them on the pages of my red travel journals and through the lens of my camera. But I felt a strong, growing desire to show the beauty and the magic to others. To help them see what I was seeing, to help them feel what I was feeling. Travel equals emotions. Travel gives you an extraordinary opportunity to learn, grow and discover who you truly are. I dreamt of finding a way to pass it on. => Continue Reading
What is love? It is more than the love between two people; it is the love of life itself. In the Italian city of Milan, one of the greatest celebrations of life is experiencing a connection with previous and future generations. Chique Secrets of Dolce Amore is your guidebook for this experience. With insightful nostalgia and personal delight Barbara Conelli takes you on a soulful journey through the magnificent city. With her you will experience the waves of chocolate aromas in a confectionary shop, the pains and joys of life through dance, and the poignant loss of a beautiful and significant statue. In Milan you will discover where the old renaissance meets the new. As Ms. Conelli observes the whole city, “…knows the right moment to say goodbye to the old while opening the door to the new.” Milan is a living, growing, changing city, bold in its freedoms of expression, and yet filled with people who strive to find the full meaning of love and life under the pulse of their environment. => Continue Reading
La bella Italia is waiting for you!