Daily Archives: February 9, 2011


The Emilia-Romagna region has been a popular draw for foodie travelers for many years, and there are plenty of good reasons for that – but the region is a great tourist destination for more than just its incredible cuisine. The city of Ferrara, for instance, is one of Emilia-Romagna’s UNESCO […]

Cheap Hotels in Ferrara


Who doesn’t fancy a stay on an Italian lake? The name Lake Como conjures up all kinds of glamorous images, but if you’re traveling on a budget you might think the hotels in Como are all out of your price range. Yes, many of the hotels – especially the ones […]

Cheap Hotels in Como


The pretty old city of Bergamo makes a delightful day trip from the hustle and bustle of Milan, but if Milan is a little too busy for your taste and you’d rather find another homebase altogether, then Bergamo is a fine alternative. It’s a fairly quick train trip from Milan, […]

Cheap Hotels in Bergamo



Travelers in Tuscany may have to work harder to get off the beaten path than people visiting Basilicata, but even in some of the region’s bigger cities you may be surprised how few tourists you run into. A city like Arezzo, for instance, while being a substantially sized city with […]

Cheap Hotels in Arezzo


It’s one of the most popular parts of Italy for vacationers, but many people don’t realize that the Amalfi Coast contains a town called Amalfi. It’s right in the middle of the coastal towns that are considered part of the Amalfi Coast, it’s a major transportation hub (relatively speaking, that […]

Cheap Hotels in Amalfi