The Best Places To Visit In Italy

Best places to visit in Italy

One of the trickiest questions I frequently get asked as an Italian is what are the best places to visit in Italy.  You see, Italy is a special country. And I don’t just say it because I was born and raised here, and it’s the place I call home. This is the kind of place … Read more

How To Get St. Mark’s Basilica Tickets

st. Mark's basilica tickets

Getting St. Mark’s Basilica tickets is easier than you may think. When you think of over-tourism, Venice is probably one of the cities your mind travels to. This is a place that probably gets more tourists than it can actually manage. Whether they stay for a day or for a week, chances are the first … Read more

The Best Local Travel Tips For Italy

reasons to visit Italy

As a local, I regularly get asked for travel tips for Italy. There are certain things that first time visitors need to know before their trip, to make sure everything goes smoothly; and there are others that will help even returnees make the most of it. Italy is the most beautiful country in the world. … Read more

22 Great Day Trips From Rome

day trips from Rome

There are many incredible day trips from Rome and you can easily leave the city and feel you are a world apart from it.  Rome, the Eternal City, is fantastic place: a perfect mixture of historic and archeological sites, beautiful churches, museums and art galleries, lively vibe, delicious food and fun nightlife. However, it can … Read more

How To Get Doge Palace Tickets

Doge Palace tickets

Getting Doge Palace tickets is easier than you may think. This post will tell you all the available options. Palazzo Ducale, as it is called in Italian, is a beautiful Venetian Gothic building located in St. Mark’s Square – the very heart of Venice. The center of power until 1797 (when the city fell to … Read more

The Best Day Trips From Milan

day trips from Milan

There are many fantastic day trips from Milan – it’s just a matter of picking the one that better suits your needs and interests. Milan is one of the most interesting places to visit in Italy, and in recent years it has been getting more and more attention from travelers who enjoy its fantastic museums; … Read more

How To Get St. Peter’s Basilica Tickets

St. Peter's Basilica tickets

Why should you get St. Peter’s Basilica tickets if getting in is actually free? Because this way you can get in in a matter of minutes. In this post, I explain how you can avoid the lines at St. Peter’s Basilica, where you can get St. Peter’s Basilica tickets and share a few tips to … Read more