Taking the ferry to the Italian islands

Summer is finally here, we are all preparing for the holudays. If you are visiting one of the major Italian islands, Sardinia or Sicily and don’t want to worry much about bagagge size limits of the airlines, and want to have your car with you, taking the ferry is a valid option. I am going…

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Top 10 of Italy’s best natural hot springs

Did you know that Italy – besides its incredible cultural heritage- is also rich of beautil hot springs? When you are near one of them, it is almost compulsory to spend some time at these natural spas for free? Yes, you read it right, and here you go, ten of the best Italian places where…

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A perfect getaway from Milan: Lake Como

I am not a huge fan of Milan, Italy’s second biggest city and the most important in terms of business. Sure, Piazza del Duomo is fascinating,  and Galleria Umberto next to it is also a must, but Milan can be disappointing after visitnig Rome, Florence, Venice; Naples or……well any other Italian cities. Huge buildings, traffic,…

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Bus line from Naples airport to port

Naples is getting nicer and nicer with tourists lately, I have already told you that they have established a fast track train from the city center to Sorrento and the archeological sites of Pompei and Ercolano (Campania Express) and now a direct bus line from Capodichino international airport to the maritime station is introduced. It…

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1st May concert in Rome

The concert of the 1st of May that is simply called by the name il Concerto del Primo Maggio by the Italians , is organized every year since 1990 as part of the celebrations of Labour day. The venue traditionally takes place in Piazza San Giovanni in Laterano in Rome, in front of the Cathedral and…

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World’s best pizza is going to Rome

We have already talked about pizza a couple of times since you can not live your life in Italy and do not have pizza at least once a week.  I have already mentioned that the world’s best pizza is rumuored to be made at the Antica Pizzeria da Michele in Naples since 1870. Da Michele…

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Pienza, the ideal city

Tuscany is surely full of cities to visit, you can spend days in Florence , Siena or Arezzo, but you should also head towards the countryside and you will find picturesque towns like Pienza that will leave you breathless. Pienza this tiny town in the heart of Tuscany  is literally the ideal city as in…

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Spring in Merano is full of flowers

Merano , this charming town in Soth-Tyrol in Northern Italy is usually best-known for its spas and for the mountains up to almost 11.000 feet surrounding it. It is characterized by German-Italian bilinguism , it has the tidiness of the Austrian neighbours, but also the dolce vita of Italy. Ideal destination for spring breaks as…

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World’s best pizza: Da Michele, Naples

Pizzeria Da Michele in Naples is rumored to be the home of the world’s best pizza. Even our local parents are think that when in Naples, orwne CLOSE to Naples, one should go and have one of their perfect neapolitan-stíle pizzas. Pizzeria Da Michele is not situated in one of the best neighbourhoods in Naples,…

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What to do in Italy this weekend 24-25 March 2018

Weekend is getting close again, so you will face the usual question: what to do when in Italy? The most important event is the FAI Spring days (Giornate FAI- Fondo Ambiente Italiano/The Italian National Trust).  This is a unique opportunity to discover hidden treasures throughout Italy. There will be more than a thousand places waiting for you…

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