Thank You My Friend - Okizia Beyond: It was the friends I made while studying in Siena, Italy that made life memorable. I share with you those who had a great impact on me & taught me lessons.

I think that if there is anything that makes any place unforgettable is the people and friends you make along the way. Siena would have been an abyss without the many beautiful souls that were kind enough to make me a part of their lives. God predestined these unforgettable moments that would show me the […]

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A Taste of Siena, Foods to try- Okizia Beyond: Some typical foods & products to try while in the medieval city of Siena, Tuscany, especially while on a budget.

Italian food is…semplice…regionally diverse and eterno. If anyone knows me well, they know my absolute love and appreciation for cibo/food. I always make it a duty to taste the local dishes wherever I go. To be honest, that is where most of my money went and still goes. It’s a waste of a trip if […]

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