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How to do Tuscany on a budget

Tuscany holidays,Italy holidays,Budget travel,Travel,City breaks,Short breaks,Europe holidays,Cultural trips,Family holidays,Florence holidays<p>Experience all the sights of Florence, Siena and the Chianti wine trail without breaking the bank<p>Tuscany has a pricey rep. You can spend hundreds on a hotel …

Traveling Italy by train

Traveling Italy by train means you can get everywhere, from the ancient relics of Pompeii to the spectacular Tuscan coastline. Discover the many …

Living in: Tuscany

With a rich artistic heritage, stunning sea views and vineyard-crossed countryside, it is no wonder that many dream of living la dolce vita in this romantic Italian region.<p>One of Italy’s most romanticised regions, Tuscany’s rolling hills, varied coastline and postcard-ready towns have long …

Amalfi, Italy Travel Guide & Visitor Information

Amalfi is a charming, peaceful resort town on Italy's scenic Amalfi Coast. It was once one of the four powerful Maritime Republics and has much …

Italian Ways by Tim Parks – review

Thirty years ago, Tim Parks moved from London to Italy. As a writer until recently mired in the mid-list, he admitted that he didn't want to watch "the rise of the Amises and McEwans" in more detail than strictly necessary. He has written 15 novels, but his breakthrough came with a non-fiction …

“Stupid Enough to Pay”: Tim Parks’ Italian Rail Adventures

To understand Italy, you must ride its trains. Tim Parks tells the story of when his first-class ticket turned out to be anything but.<p>Verona Porta …

A tour of Perugia, Umbria in a medieval atmosphere

Right in the centre of <b>Umbria</b>, the 'green heart of Italy' the beautiful cosmopolitan city of <b>Perugia</b> is known for many things, not the least being its …

Vatican City

Piazza San Pietro in Citta del Vaticano, Roma, Italy<p>We spent the third day of our honeymoon at Vatican City. Not knowing any better, we waited two …

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The historic city center of Venice has drawn visitors for hundreds of years.<p>(Photo: venice italy image by WH CHOW from Fotolia.com )<p>Italy has long been a favored destination for visitors from abroad. The haunting streets of Venice, wondrously cavernous cathedrals of Rome and delicately colored …

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What to See and Do With 3 Days in Rome, Italy

01 of 05<p>Introduction and Recommended Hotels<p>Rome is a popular travel destination in Italy full of attractions. Today's Rome, <i>Roma</i>, is a vibrant and …

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How to Save Money on Your Italian Vacation

01 of 06<p>Even with increasing costs and decreasing dollar value, an Italy vacation can still be affordable. Here are tips to help you save money on …

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How to Save Money on Phone Data Abroad

<i>Photo Courtesy Ajv123ajv/Dreamstime. Article by Robert Firpo-Cappiello</i><p>You probably know someone who has returned from overseas with a horror story about a crazy-big -- and utterly unexpected -- mobile phone or tablet bill. In some cases people have been socked with five-figure tabs for using …

10 best things to do in Milan: a local's guide

Milan is a well known capital of all things catwalk but there are more amazing things to do in Milan than its (admittedly great) shopping. Here are …

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Pope Francis Visited Assisi, And You Should Too

Pope Francis made a pilgrimage to Assisi, Italy on Friday.<p>Friday is the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, with whom the pope shares a name, so it is a perfect day for all of us to visit this historic hillside town.<p>Crowds gathered at St. Francis Basilica in Assisi as the pope arrived for mass.<p>The …

The Best Beauty Shops of Florence

When I first started coming to Florence 30 years ago, I would always stop by the Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella to pick up some favorite beauty products. It was always a treat to be in the shop, with its weighty wood display cases and terrazzo floor under the soaring frescoed …

A perfect day in Trastevere, Rome's favourite neighbourhood

You’ve thrown coins into the Trevi Fountain and marvelled at the Colosseum – what next? Take a trip across the Tiber river to Trastevere, a charming medieval neighbourhood with a fiery temperament. A stroll around Trastevere, a formerly working-class district with a heady nightlife, will take you …

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The Top 10 Things To Do in Sicily 2018

Page: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Next<p>Set on the eastern coast of the island of Sicily, Mount Etna is Europe’s tallest active volcano and one of the …

10 best things to do in Venice

City breaks in Venice consist of long afternoons spent in cafes on Piazza San Marco, photographing the picturesque Grand Canal, and trying to see all …

Isola Tiberina Is Adorably Tiny, Old & Roman

You probably noticed that we're in this one-sided love affair with Rome.<p>We love everything about the Eternal City: the Trevi Fountain, the Colosseum and especially the food. But most recently, we've come to fall just the teensiest, tiniest bit more in love with Rome for Isola Tiberina, the …

A Sunset Walk in the Delightful Town of Locorotondo

Posted at 23:59h in Cities, Culture and Art by Simon 2 Comments<p>Less than 10 km from Alberobello, the delightful town of <b>Locorotondo</b> looks very …

Italy Travel Tips: 3 Cities to Visit This Spring

Going to Italy this Spring? Then Check Out These 3 Cities.<p>By Randy Kalp Posted in - Italy & Travel Blog on <b>January 31st, 2014</b><p>There are only 47 days …

A Stolen Springtime Day in Sicily

"<i>Noi abbiamo rubato la giornata</i>." -- "We have stolen the day.<p>The Italian language and (in addition) the Sicilian dialect are full of colorful images that enhance and bring life to the mere words. Spring has sprung here in Ortigia, with the flowers exploding and the sea reflecting the deep azure …

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An insider's guide to driving in Italy

So you're ready to go. You've booked your flight, arranged your accommodation and organised a hire car. Awaiting is a week of motoring through Italy's magical countryside. But what's it really like to drive in Italy? Is it as nerve-wracking as it's made out to be? Do you need the skills of a …

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The Leaning Tower Of Pisa Has More Issues Than We Thought

You often see pictures of tourists looking plain stupid "holding up the Leaning Tower of Pisa," but you don't often see the steps inside.<p>Note: They are seriously uneven.<p>So here's the deal: You're walking up an already <i>leaning</i> tower, and then you have to walk up roughly 300 seriously-wavy steps to …