15 Best Things To Do In Padua Italy

Canal in Padua Italy with bright houses

Padua may not be as well known as many other Italian cities, such as Venice, Verona, or Bologna, which is one of the reasons you should put Padua on your list of things to do in Italy. Not only is, Padua is one of the oldest cities in northern Italy, it is home to many … Read more

How To Get To Venice From The Airport

speed boat in Venice italy

If you’re heading to Venice, chances are you already know that it’s known as the city of water, and for good reason. Venice is located on a group of 118 islands connected by over 400 bridges and separated by countless canals. So, if you’re traveling to this lovely northeastern city in Italy, be forewarned: a … Read more

15 Best Things To Do in Treviso Italy

Treviso is a city in the Veneto region of northeastern Italy, which due to it’s close proximity to the hugely popular tourist destination of Venice (just 26km away) is unfortunately overlooked by many visiting the region. Treviso has even been referred to as ‘the gateway to Venice’, with its small airport providing a low-cost alternative to … Read more

Want to Taste Prosecco? Don’t Go To Trieste

Have you ever found yourself in the situation where you know you’re about to deliver bad news. And there’s no way around it. I’ve had that feeling a lot recently. And it starts with an email or chat message that opens a little something like this… “What are the best Prosecco vineyards to visit near … Read more

The Best Italian Christmas Markets to Visit

Italy Christmas Markets

The Italian Christmas Markets may be less well known than their European counterparts in the likes of Germany and Switzerland, but that doesn’t make Italy’s ‘Mercatino di Natale’ any less magical. From the elaborate nativity scenes to tasty local delicacies such as Panettone and vin brule (mulled wine), Italy’s Christmas Markets will have you feeling festive … Read more

+10 Italy Travel Blog Posts To Help You Plan Your Italy Trip

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It’s fair to say that I’ve visited Italy more than any other country in the world and I’ve picked up a few travel tips along the way. I know that many of you will be visiting the Prosecco region of Italy as part of a broader trip to Italy and, even, Europe. So, I thought … Read more

Flying with wine: How To Get Your Wine Home

Flying with wine how to get your wine home

When you’re visiting vineyards and wineries in other countries, you’re bound to want to bring a few bottles of your favourite wine home with you. Which throws up the obvious question – how? Travelling with wine can be a difficult task, particularly the awkward feat of flying with wine. Can you put wine in checked … Read more