You read about Jennifer Harris’ dream vacation in the August 2009 Enlightened Traveler column; now check out Jennifer’s own photos and diary of her trip.
The overall impression was an abundance of green. Groves of lemon and olive trees covered the hillsides and terraced vineyards were as far as the eyes could see. Private residences often have their own vineyards and lemon groves for personal consumption. Lemons are used to make limoncino, a very potent beverage made from lemon rinds, simple syrup, and alcohol.