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Bethany & Ted Rydmark

Landscape architect + social worker journey around the globe. Food systems + social services, people + place. Pictures. Stories. Life on the road.

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Portland, Oregon, U.S.A. and Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy were declared sister cities on June 5th, 2003. It’s nearly our ninth birthday.

Author: @twoOregonians 4 years ago

The medieval hilltop village of Bertinoro still feels like a fairytale, boasting the title of “Balcony of Romagna” and wineries producing legendary golden Albana wines.

Author: @twoOregonians 4 years ago

Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale, make no mistake! This region’s secret nectar holds little in common with the cheap, mass produced vinegars of most grocery stores.

Author: @twoOregonians 5 years ago

Ted and I have had the great pleasure of meeting producers of fine Italian fare, sampling their artisan products and learning the stories behind the culinary tradition.

Author: @twoOregonians 5 years ago

Generally speaking, I’m afraid to dream. If you know me, you probably didn’t know I’ve dreamed of driving a race car. That’s because I didn’t know either. Sometimes, we don’t know our dreams until they come true.

Author: @twoOregonians 5 years ago

Welcome to the 2012 Lamborghini Driving Academy at the Imola Racecourse in Italy’s MotorValley.

Author: @twoOregonians 5 years ago

The Po Delta and its Wetlands are part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites along with the city of Ferrara. The natural area is habitat for a great mix of flora and fauna.

Author: @twoOregonians 5 years ago

Ted and I have 3 visits to Italy under our belts, but it turns out we didn’t know the land any more than a visitor to New York City knows the Pacific Northwest.

Author: @twoOregonians 5 years ago