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Planning your perfect trip to the Amalfi Coast

South from chaotic and fascinating Naples, the vertiginous and craggy Amalfi Coast – and the three island outposts of Capri, Ischia and Procida – have been a magnet for visitors since Roman times.<p>Hemmed in by high mountains, the coastal towns of the Campania region are physically unspoilt, and they …

Live the good life: 12 local experiences on the Amalfi Coast

The Amalfi Coast is famous for its sophisticated glamour, secret beaches, shady groves and sensational views. Discover a whole new side to the region with our countdown of its 12 best local experiences.<p>1. Leap into the Mediterranean<p>The greatest thrill on the Amalfi Coast is to head out for the open …

Why You Should Travel To Lake Como During The Off Season

It is like being at the center of the world with its villas reminiscent of One Thousand and One Nights, golf and windsurfing, the Campione and Lugano casinos from just beyond the mountains, Milan’s shopping and nightlife only an hour away, and a wealth of Hollywood A-listers (obviously like George …

Rome Sweet Home: An Insider’s Guide of Where to Stay, Eat, Shop, and Relax

<b>Valentino</b> made headlines this season as the brand announced its plans to show its couture collection in Rome on July 9 in celebration of the opening of its new flagship in Piazza Mignanelli. “I plan to watch the show from my grandmother’s apartment on via Condotti,” says <b>Maria Sole Torlonia</b>, …

The one restaurant you need to eat at in Florence, where the steaks are as big as your face and you can drink endless wine without going broke

A friend recommended I go to a restaurant in Florence called Il Latini. It's a short walk from Ponte Vecchio and the hotel where I was staying. Buried on a little side street, it'd normally be easy to miss the restaurant.<p>But as we approached the spot at 7 PM, a half hour before the restaurant …

10 of the best ways to enjoy Rome … on a budget

Keep the kids happy: public parks and picnics<p>When the unrelenting sunshine at archeological sites and the absence of air-conditioning in museums is too much for kids and parents alike, go to one of the city’s public parks where umbrella pines provide shade, fresh fountains abound and vast lawns are …

Italy

The 12 Most Luxurious All-Inclusive Resorts in the World

Let's face it -- all-inclusive vacations really take the worries out of travel. No matter the destination where you're heading on your all-inclusive getaway, it's nice to know that once you get there, everything will already be taken care of; that is, as long as you pick a top-notch spot that won't …

Top 10 experiences in St Lucia

From the sky, the teardrop-shaped island of St Lucia looks like a precious piece of jewelry dropped in the eastern Caribbean Sea. The mountains are emerald green, the beaches golden and the clear waters sparkle diamond-bright in the hot noon sun.<p>Yet despite its splendor, St Lucia’s remoteness makes …

Caribbean