Hit The Road: 6 Quintessential Road Trips

There’s something about the sense of adventure that comes with taking a road trip that makes a holiday. You and your loved ones, all sitting nice and close (well, sometimes too close) exploring a new place together as beautiful scenes fly by your windows. Road trips conjure up images of playing car games, singing along […]

Enjoy Italian limonata Positano on the Amalfi coast

To me, the word Amalfi sounds like a dangerously decadent yet fluffy dessert that I would eat only on special occasions. In truth, Amalfi is the place name for a town in the Campania Region of Italy, and so the moniker is used for the entire outlying coast. There is a small town on the […]

Walking Northern Italy

Italy is a truly stunning country and what makes it so unique is the diversity and richness of its landscape – not to mention its fidelity to its heritage, its history and its culture. For the walking enthusiast it can offer a very memorable experience of old world charm, breath taking scenery and rustic beauty. […]

Where To Eat In Umbria

Umbria, Italy, nestled in the Apennines, is located right in the center of Italy. With verdant rolling hills and deep river valleys, this mountainous region is one of Italy’s smallest, and is the only one that is landlocked. A trip to Umbria provides an excellent opportunity to drive through the picturesque countryside, dotted with mediaeval […]

Experience Tuscany Like The Locals This Summer

Tuscany is a very popular option when it comes to a summer holiday. Rather than doing the typical ‘tourist’ holiday why not choose to experience Tuscany like the locals and enjoy a rustic Tuscan summer holiday. Italians are known for their zest and passion for life, their love of good food and their laid back […]

Agrigento: A Great Destination For Those Interested In History

A main attraction to visiting Italy is the grand, historical Roman Ruins.  Places like the Roman Forum and Pompeii hold the keys to historians understanding the Roman Empire, and how it shaped Europe.  There are many ruins throughout Italy, some more grand than others, and some not so well known.  The many Roman ruins of […]

Road Trip: 13 Steps, The Amalfi Coast, Italy

The Amalfi coast (picture below) is one of the most beautiful spans of coastline in the world with beautiful turquoise seas striking landscape bound to astonish views and picturesque buildings. The coastline can be found in the Sorrentine Peninisula in the province of Salermo, Southern Italy. Considering all its beauty it is no wonder that […]

When In Rome – Reasons Why You Need To Visit The Eternal City

Rome is the capital of Italy and is home to 2.8 million people. Often referred to as ‘The Eternal City’, Rome is flooded with thousands of years of history, delightful art, stylish fashion and many more events and attractions. Whether you want to have a relaxing holiday in cafes and parks, or you want a […]

Delights Of Ravenna, Italy

Ravenna, one of Italy’s oldest and most charming cities. Literary Fame Ravenna is one of those magical Italian cities that effortlessly manages to transport you back in time. Finding a balcony and posing from it pretending to be Shakespeare’s Juliet should not be a hard thing to do! After a visit here, it becomes obvious […]

The Top Five Sights to See in Cortona, Tuscany

Located in the picturesque hills of Tuscany, Cortona is one of the main artistic and cultural centers of the region. As such, there is much to explore and see while in the town, making it a must-visit locale on your list of Italian villas. You will find the natural beauty of the countryside to be […]