Category: Italy

Mar 10

Getting from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo (Padre Pio Shrine) in Italy

  This place of religious devotion in Italy’s Southern Puglia region should attract so much tourism and pilgrimage. The Capuchin monk who lived here was and continues to be a revered figure and a source of discussion, but the shrine is a must see for many people visiting Italy.

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Sep 03

Want a perfect Tuscan picnic? Eat at Caseficio Cugusi Silvana

  Somewhere along the line planning to visit Tuscany our love for fresh Italian food and being out in nature came together in one desire. Restaurants are lovely, but there’s always a sense of distance, even in a rustic paradise like Tuscany. Our dream became a reality when our travel advisor George researched and planned …

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Sep 02

The definitive guide on how to experience the Vatican Museums

  Rome is one of the best cities in the world to view the master collections of great artists. The eternal city has more museums and artifacts than one could view in a decade but one of the best calls to see some of the highlights is to get to the Vatican Museums. 

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Jul 18

Three must do hikes in the Dolomites

  The Dolomites are a hikers paradise and a place to embrace a raw and timeless face of nature that fiercely withstands the elements. There are so many lakes, trails, towns and sports one can practice, we feel that for a visitor looking to get a great introduction, these three places are indispensable and showcase …

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