Things to Do

There’s no shortage of things to see and do in Italy – find out what you must-see, and the tricks to maximizing your time in the country.


A Reading List for Italophiles

Not everyone can travel to Italy every year, or be in Italy whenever they want – so, for some, the next best thing is reading about Italy. Immersing oneself in a book about Italian culture or set in an Italian city can offer a delightful temporary escape – not to […]

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Italy Roundtable: The Guide to Crafts in Italy (That You Really Need Before You Go Shopping)

This month, the Italy Blogging Roundtable topic is CRAFT. Naturally, that has me thinking about shopping in Italy. Italy is the kind of country that can turn even die-hard anti-shoppers into crazy people on a spending spree. There’s just so much shiny, pretty, sleek, historic, fashionable, artistic (etc etc, ad […]

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Win a Private Market Tour in Florence with Judy the Tuscan Diva: Passports with Purpose 2011

Many of you may be familiar with the Passports with Purpose annual travel blogging fundraiser (if not, there are more details below), and if you’ve visited WhyGo Italy before you know about my obsession with Italian food and Italian markets. It gives me great pleasure, then, to participate in Passports […]

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