8 Italian Islands You Can Visit by Ferry

March 13 , 2022

Travel Planning Italy

8 Italian Islands You Can Visit by Ferry

Many travelers look to Italy for its food and culture, but save their Mediterranean island goals for Greece. With the exception of Capri, and of course Sicily and Sardinia, most visitors are unaware of the country’s smaller gems scattered all around the coast.

Driving in Tuscany

November 12 , 2019

Italy

Driving in Tuscany

a guide to car and villa rentals

How to Savor Italy the Italian Way

April 14 , 2019

Italy

How to Savor Italy the Italian Way

Italians are known as a passionate and vibrant people, and their rich culture retains a number of important traditions and customs dating back centuries. We have a few insights that might help you if you’re wondering how to blend in or just appreciate the differences on your next trip.

SICILY: Finding Historic Treasures & Family Heritage

December 17 , 2017

Food Travel Planning Italy

SICILY: Finding Historic Treasures & Family Heritage

The crossroads of the Mediterranean and its largest island, Sicily has an attractive climate to welcome visitors for most of the year. Especially for repeat travelers to Italy, who want to dive deeper into a less-explored region, Sicily is a rich destination in itself. The land is outrageously rich in historical and cultural jewels. Here are a few highlights from our recent trip around Sicilian cities and towns.

Tourism Industry vs Local Life

September 10 , 2017

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Tourism Industry vs Local Life

Finding a Balance in Europe's Overwhelmed Urban Centers