Luciano Di Gregorio (lucianodigregorio.com) is a freelance writer and editor, as well as an educator at both secondary and tertiary levels. He was born and raised as a child in Pescara (Abruzzo, Italy) and later grew up in Melbourne. Luciano spent almost ten years living in Hong Kong, as well as a few years living in London and Brussels. He is currently focusing on an MFA in Creative Writing from New York University, as well as lecturing for a university. He speaks a number of languages and strives to learn more. As a freelance travel writer, he has authored every edition of Bradt’s Italy: Abruzzo, has updated other guidebooks and has written for various newspapers and magazines. He recently returned to Abruzzo to live.