Marica was born and raised in Ancona, in the Le Marche region of Italy – and she knows the area like the back of her hand! At age 20, she moved to Bologna, where she lived for six years while studying cultural anthropology and global studies. Her passions include art, languages, music, and – of course – food!  She loves traveling and writing about her experiences in Italy and beyond.  She currently resides in Rome. 

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