One Day in Orvieto, Italy: Things to Do + Travel Guide!

Looking for a charming Umbrian hill town to visit in one day? Consider Orvieto! There are just enough things to do in Orvieto to make for an engaging one day visit, although it’s so captivating you could stay longer. Easily done as a day trip from Rome, Orvieto has a … Read More

The Best Things to Do in Mantua Italy

11 Exciting Things to Do in Mantua, Italy (in One Day)!

Located in the Lombardy region in northern Italy, the historic city of Mantua is fabled for its understated charm and fabulous food. The city makes for an easy day trip from Bologna, Verona, or Milan. Read on to discover the best things to do in Mantua, Italy! Also known as … Read More

16 Fabulous Things to Do in Ferrara, Italy (in One Day)!

Located in the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy, the Renaissance city of Ferrara makes for a delightful visit from Bologna, Venice, or Milan, especially if you enjoy history, culture, and good food. Read on to discover the best things to do in Ferrara, Italy! With a wealth of art and … Read More

Gelato at Vivoli in Firenze

10 Best Gelato Places in Italy You Must Visit!

My husband and I love good gelato! On each visit to Italy, we’ve had gelato at every stop on our itinerary, sometimes more than once. Read on to discover my take on the best gelato places in Italy! Before we left for our first trip to Italy, I did a … Read More

16 Fabulous Things to Do in Trieste, Italy (in One Day!)

Looking for the best things to do in Trieste? Trieste, located on a thin strip of Italy sandwiched between Slovenia and the Adriatic Sea, is a fascinating place to visit. A melting pot of multiple cultures, Trieste is the capital of the Friuli Venezia Giulia region in northeastern Italy and … Read More

The Grand Canal in Venice is a must-cruise on any Venice itinerary

Two Days in Venice, Italy: The Ultimate Itinerary for First-Timers!

Planning your first ever visit to romantic Venice? Our in-depth 2-day Venice itinerary takes you through the best things to do in this iconic Italian city. Romantic gondolas bobbing gently in the water. The Grand Canal, lined with elegant pastel palazzos. The pigeons of St. Mark’s Square. These iconic Venetian … Read More

Florence, Italy: 10 Best Things to Do on Your First Visit!

Planning your first visit to fabulous Firenze? You’ll find an overwhelming amount of things to do in Florence! With probably the highest concentration of art and architecture masterpieces in all of Europe, and its great food scene, gelato, and shopping, Florence will definitely be one of the highlights of your … Read More