Category: Visit Italy

Best things to do in Umbria: try a delicious Gubbio Food Experience

If you’re looking for the best things to do in Umbria, you’ve come to the right place. A Gubbio Food Experience is both a top Umbria attraction and a way to get to the heart of culinary traditions in the charming medieval town of Gubbio. Gubbio Food Experience is the name of a gourmet collective…

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Typical food in South Tyrol /Alto Adige, or the best things to eat in Bolzano and Merano. South Tyrol food includes polenta, canederli, krapfen and more.

Typical food in South Tyrol: 10 things to eat in Bolzano

Typical food in South Tyrol is unlike anything you’ll eat in the rest of Italy. This unique, German-and-Italian speaking part of Trentino-Alto Adige, located at the northern border of Italy, right next to Austria, unsurprisingly combines Austrian, Italian, and even Swiss influences to create a nourishing cuisine which suits the extreme winter weather found here….

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Typical Sicilian Food: 8 Things You Should Eat Before Leaving Catania

Typical Sicilian food: 8 things you should eat before leaving Catania Sicily is an island where everything is more intense. The wine is stronger, the sun is hotter, the sea shocks with its searing cyan lights and volcanoes feel free to express themselves. Near Catania, lava enriches the soil with mineral depths and the resulting…

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Cook in Tuscany is a unique, all-inclusive cooking course and Tuscan vacation, featuring the best Italian cookery lessons in Tuscany.

Review: Cook in Tuscany serves up a magical Tuscan week of cooking and fun

A residential cooking school in Tuscany may sound like scary stuff, but after spending the best part of a week with Cook in Tuscany, a cookery course and Tuscan holiday in one of the prettiest parts of Italy, I am delighted to say that this course suits all levels and is a wonderful introduction to…

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Hiking on the Amalfi Coast: how to walk from Ravello to Amalfi

Hiking on the Amalfi Coast: How to walk from Ravello to Amalfi If you’re looking for information on how to walk from Ravello to Amalfi, how to hike from Scala to Amalfi, or how to hike from Ravello to Minori, this blog post has all the details you’ll need for hiking around Ravello on the…

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An ideal day trip from Rome, the Gardens of Ninfa is one of Italy's most beautiful parks. Read how to get to Ninfa, latest prices, and opening times. All about visiting Ninfa

Day trips from Rome: How to visit the Gardens of Ninfa – 2018 opening times

Why and how to visit the Gardens of Ninfa near Rome 2018 If you’re looking for the official opening times for 2018 for the Gardens of Ninfa in Italy’s Lazio region, you’ve come to the right place. This guide to visiting the Gardens of Ninfa includes the official opening days and entry hours 2018 for…

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If you’re trying to decide where to stay in Bologna, one of the best Bologna hotels is L'8Boutique Design Apartments, a design hotel in the historical centre of Bologna.

Where to stay in Bologna: L’8Boutique Design Apartments, cosy, chic and central

If you’re trying to decide where to stay in Bologna, I’m delighted to be able to share a great Bologna hotel tip – L’8Boutique Design Apartments, right in the historical centre of Bologna. Located in via Via Agamennone Zappoli, at number 2, this complex of eight, well-appointed apartments is situated in a single three-storey building…

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If you're looking for the best free things to do in Venice, Italy, this list of the top free sights in Venice includes the best ideas for a Venice vacation.

Free things in Venice: 10 best free things to do in Venice in 2018

If you’re looking for the best free things to do in Venice, search no more. This list of top free sights in Venice encompasses culture, history and modern life. Venice is a beautiful destination any time of year but it doesn’t need to be expensive with some careful planning. When you do spend money, it’s…

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