A quick guide to Verona, Italy

Verona is a fascinating city with style, beauty, and charm. Each street is rich in history and culture, while its thick air sends a sense of calm and relaxation around the city. It’s like a Rolls Royce or a Bentley. Its charming town never encourages you to rush, stress, or go wild. It only motivatesContinue reading “A quick guide to Verona, Italy”

Italy’s A4 hidden travel route

We’re all familiar with the beautiful region of northern Italy. A strip of land sandwiched between the Alps mountain range and the balmy Mediterranean Sea. Historical cities such as Turin, Milan, Verona, and Venice are scattered across the famous regions of Piemonte, Lombardy, and Veneto. Herds of tourists flock to these fabulous cities while stoppingContinue reading “Italy’s A4 hidden travel route”

Why Puglia should be at the top of your travel list

2021 is the perfect year to get off the beaten track and explore new hidden gems. A UN report suggests that in 2020, we saw a drop of over 1 billion tourists. During the year, over 100 million people lost their jobs in the tourism sector, and made a loss of around 1 trillion EUR!Continue reading “Why Puglia should be at the top of your travel list”

The best of the underworld

Since we spend pretty much our entire life above the ground we sometimes forget that there’s a whole new world right beneath our feet. Whether you visit the underground for a burial site, a mine, or underground caves, you always feel as if you’re in the plot for some Indiana Jones adventure. For some peopleContinue reading “The best of the underworld”

A quick guide to Lake Garda

WHAT IS IT?: Lake Garda is a lake known for its crystal clear waters that stretches nearly 52 km across northern Italy, sandwiched between Milan and Venice. It is a popular tourist destination, especially during the Summer months. Many people choose to stay here for its luxury resorts, watersports, or beautiful scenery. Some of theContinue reading “A quick guide to Lake Garda”

My favorite cities of 2020

5. WARSAW – This is one of the only capital cities in Europe where it doesn’t get as much attention from tourists as other cities in its country. Warsaw is a bit of a hidden gem when you compare it to other cities such as Kraków and Gdansk. The great thing about Warsaw is thatContinue reading “My favorite cities of 2020”

The Best Things to do in Rome, Italy

5. Vatican city – Although technically the Vatican City is in a completely different country to Italy and Rome, you can wander in and out without even noticing. This is the headquarters to the Roman Catholic Church, the home to the Pope, and also iconic architecture. While you are here soaking up the history andContinue reading “The Best Things to do in Rome, Italy”

My favourite castles

CARDIFF CASTLE WHERE: Cardiff, Wales. WHY I LOVE HERE: This is the only place where I experienced a castle smack bang in the centre of a city, but as you enter the grounds feels like you’re a million miles away. The original motte and bailey were built in the 11th Century, but today you canContinue reading “My favourite castles”

A weekend in Milan, Italy

Our trip began when we flew over the Italian alps and began our descent over the picturesque hilltop towns and villages surrounding Bergamo. After a short bus journey from Bergamo airport, we ended up at Milan central railway station which is a sight to see for itself. Although it is called Milan “central” railway stationContinue reading “A weekend in Milan, Italy”

Best European cities to visit in September 2020

5. Bratislava – According to the Office of National Statistics, Slovakia is among the top 10 safest places to visit in this ongoing pandemic. Bratislava’s charming 18th-century town is known for its lively bars, restaurants, and pedestrian-only streets. Visiting here also puts you in a great position to explore cities such as Budapest, Vienna, orContinue reading “Best European cities to visit in September 2020”