A Winter Guide To Cortina D’Ampezzo

Cortina D’Ampezzo is one of the nicest places to visit in the Italian Alps, and especially in the winter. If you are from a place like Sardinia, where winters are mild and bearable, but even if you are accustomed to the chilled temperatures of Central or Northern Europe; Cortina d’Ampezzo is a great place to … Read more

A Practical Guide To Castello di Malpaga

Castello di Malpaga

Castello di Malpaga is a gorgeous place to visit when in Bergamo. It is the kind of place where you can learn about the local history and traditions, and at the same time enjoy a number of truly unique activities that are fun for adults and children alike.  I have had the chance to visit … Read more

10 Perfectly Good Reasons To Visit Bergamo, Italy

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There are many good reasons to visit Bergamo, Italy. With a population of around 120000, located northeast of Milan, in Lombardy, and not far from Lake Iseo, Bergamo is a city with a rich history, and beautiful sights, that has yet to be discovered by mass tourism. Having retained all of its local character, you … Read more

La Dimora Di Metello, Matera: A Complete Review

Dimora di Metello

La Dimora di Metello is one of the best boutique hotels in Matera. Beautifully located in the Sassi of Matera, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1993, la Dimora di Metello is the perfect place to discover this amazing city; ideal for couples in search of a romantic spot and small group of friends. It is … Read more

An Excellent Guide To The Best Beaches In Sardinia

Are you looking for the best beaches in Sardinia? You have come to the right place ! As a local, I have great insiders’ information on many Sardinia beaches and will share my knowledge with you. Mind you, I can’t possibly name all Sardinia beaches in one post. Selecting the best beaches in Sardinia is … Read more

A Fantastic Day Trip To Castel Gandolfo

Castel Gandolfo

Castel Gandolfo is just about the perfect place to visit on a day trip from Rome. Easily reached from the center of town by train or by car (it’s an easy 45 minutes ride from Termini train station), this small town on the Castelli Romani (a group of small towns on the Colli Albani) is … Read more

17 Things Italians Do Better Than Others

Italians get easily recognized when traveling.  Come on people! We are loud, we do speak with our hands, we are not ashamed of singing in public, we have a love for pizza and pasta that nobody can match. Whether we go on vacation in Cuba, venture to the culturally more similar Argentina and Uruguay, we … Read more

A Local’s Guide To Costa Rei, Sardinia

costa rei

It’s no secret that Costa Rei is one of my favorite places on earth. Located on the south-east coast of Sardinia at about one hour drive from Cagliari, in a region called Sarrabus, this is home to some of the best beaches on the island. I don’t remember a time when I didn’t use to … Read more