A private food tour in Genoa: a perfect way to discover the culinary gems of the city
A private food tour is an amazing way to discover all the culinary secrets of a certain place. In this blog post, I tell you about the tour I did with Enrica Monzani, who took us around the streets and foods of Genoa.
Trying to understand Italy while traveling by train: Tim Parks' Italian Ways
In his last book, Italian ways, Tim Parks describes Italy as he has come to know it from a different point of view: that of someone who has been traveling by train in the country for 20 years.
[Hidden Italy] The magical atmosphere of the Labirinto della Masone in Parma
Tucked in the heart of the Po Valley, near Parma, there's a very magical place: it's the Labirinto della Masone, a bamboo labyrinth which claims to be the largest in the world. Today I am taking you there: check the post on the blog.
[Hidden Italy] Antica Confetteria Pietro Romanengo in Genova
In Genova, you'll find the oldest confectionery shop in Italy. It's the Antica Confetteria Pietro Romanengo, which was opened in 1814, and still produces the sweets with the same recipes of that time. Its products are amazing and the shop is a true gem hidden in the historical center of Genova.
Fancy an aperitivo? This post contains all the Italian words and phrases you may need when ordering an aperitivo in Italy (plus a downloadable pdf file).
[Discover Italy with a Local Tour Guide] Visiting Modena with Alicja Trzcinska
With this blog post, I'll give you the opportunity of visiting Modena with a local guide, Alicja, who shares with us all the best kept secrets of the city.
Eight Amazing Places to Visit in Italy at Christmas
Italy may be associated with summer and hot weather, but there's a lot to see in winter too. Here you can find eight amazing places to visit around Christmas time.
[Hidden Italy] La Cervara Abbey on the Mount of Portofino
There is a corner of paradise on the hills near Portofino and very few people know about it. It's La Cervara, a former Medieval Abbey on a cliff overlooking the sea. Check the post if you want to read more about the complex and its amazing garden.
How to choose the best Italian city for a language course
What should I take into consideration when choosing an Italian city for my language course abroad? How can I make the perfect choice? If you have been struggling with such topic, this is the perfect post for you. It contains all the things you should think of when making your choice.
10 reasons why you should include Trieste to your Italy itinerary
Trieste is such an amazing city you should absolutely include it in your Italian itinerary. In this post, I tell you 10 reasons why adding it to your travel itinerary would be a great idea.