Italy

La Fenice Positano: This Is The Sweet Life

La Fenice Positano: This is the sweet life

If you’re searching for Positano hotels, then you’ve probably already realised that the Positano you’ve been dreaming of doesn’t come cheap. For this reason, we almost have it a miss. Our Italy itinerary was already jam packed, and if it was going to cost us our kidneys, then Positano seemed like the logical place to […]

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Why You Need To Visit Puglia… Now!

Why you need to visit Puglia, Italy

Is it possible to not fantasize about Italy? For some, it’s Venice. For others, Positano or Rome. For me, it’s Puglia. The heel of Italy has always appealed to me like no other. And, it seems that this gorgeous region is fast becoming Italy’s latest hot spot. So, here’s a few reasons why you really […]

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5 Things To Do In Bologna: Food Coma Guaranteed

There's a handful of great things to do in Bologna. And the food... well, it's what dreams are made of! If this gorgeous little city isn't on your Italy itinerary, it needs to be. Here's everything you need to know before you visit Bologna: what to do, where to eat and where to stay. Food coma guaranteed.

Recently I was asked for recommendations of off beat places to visit in Italy. The only caveat? It had to have great food and wine… such a difficult task in Italy! Well, give me that brief any day of the week and I’ll recommend Bologna. If this gorgeous little city isn’t on your Italy itinerary, it […]

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5 surprisingly crowd-free things to do in Florence

Anyone who's ever been to Florence will tell you it gets a little crazy. Here's 5 amazing, crowd free things to do in Florence (avoiding selfie sticks and tour groups!)

Anyone who’s ever been to Florence will tell you it gets a little crazy. If I’m honest, I’d have been quite happy to leave this city off our Italy itinerary and visit it another time (ideally, in off season). But, alas, it’s somewhere Brad’s always wanted to go… and he’s clearly not alone. So, while […]

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