When you’re unfamiliar with a language, it’s helpful when that culture has adopted a few words of your native tongue over the years. In Italy’s case, you’ll find English words popping up frequently. So even though there’s a perfectly good Italian word for “hotel,” you’ll more often than not see […]

Accommodation Terms in Italy

Staying in Italian convents or Italian monasteries instead of a hotel or even a hostel is an excellent budget accommodation option, but even beyond being a way to save money it also gives you a unique accommodation experience. While some of the monasteries and convents have stricter rules than an […]

Staying in Convents and Monasteries in Italy