In an ideal world, all the things you wanted to see in Italy would be really close to one another and easy to reach quickly, thereby limiting the amount of your precious vacation time you’d be spending in transit. But as the song goes, “you can’t always get what you […]
Even in times when Italy is seeing a downturn in the number of visitors and really craving tourist money, it’s still not what most people would call a cheap vacation destination. This is especially true in the main tourist cities like Rome, Venice, and Florence. But that doesn’t mean everything […]
Milan’s Duomo is one of the main tourist attractions, so if you’re looking for a hotel nearby then here are some you can choose from.
If your visit to Naples isn’t long, then this list of the top 10 things to see and do in Naples should help you plan your trip.
Come with me for a tour of the Museum of the Shroud of Turin, Turin’s most famous attraction, complete with video!
Chances are good that if you’d planned a summertime trip to Italy you’ve already got the bulk of your travel plans made. But what if you heard all the talk about how low Europe airfare’s been lately, so you figured you’d wait? Are you out of luck in the cheap […]
The top activity in the Cinque Terre is hiking between the villages. This guide to hiking the Cinque Terre will help you do just that.
As you may recall from previous posts on the subject, I’m one of those people who thinks taking a gondola ride in Venice isn’t a necessary part of enjoying the city and can even be a huge disappointment. (And it’s not just me saying that – gondola rides came in […]
If you’re looking for a local guide to Naples, you could do much worse than Marina de Martino.
If you’re anything like me, you probably think hunting for an airport hotel isn’t exactly fun stuff. A hotel in a city center means you’re going to see something in the city – whether you’re there for business or pleasure – but an airport hotel? That means you’ve either got […]