Browsing Category : Italy

A Trip to the Roman Forum


The Roman Forum was once the place to be. It was located in the centre of the city in ancient Rome where important government buildings once stood in the pulsing centre of the modern city. On the perimeter of the forum, there were markets, taverns and small shops where local residents shopped and worked. 

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12 Must-See Cities In Italy


Italy is a diverse country, it’s surrounded by two seas, filled with beaches, overflowing with mountains and is burdened with rolling hills. It’s one of the most beautiful countries I’ve visited and I was glad to call it home for a few months. While living here, I explored 12 regions and over 25 major cities where I was able to…

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My Au Pair Experience in Italy


Over the summer of 2015, I decided to become an Au Pair in Italy for close to three months inspired by my constant wanderlust. I wanted to see the world but still have the comforts of my own home since I knew I would be gone for a while. I was planning on doing something adventurous for my four-month long school summer…

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What to See & Do in Sorrento


Along the dreamy Amalfi Coast, you will find the beautiful city of Sorrento. An underrated seaside town full of life and colour. Forty minutes outside Naples, this destination is an easy day trip and is definitely worth the visit. Sorrento’s Mediterranean landscape provides views of not only the sea and cliffs, but also Mount Vesuvius, near Pompeii, and the Island…

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16 Photos to Inspire you to Visit Tuscany


Tuscany. One of the most relaxing places on Earth. This region of Italy attracts the romantics, adventures, historians, foodies and much more. An all encompassing destination where you will find everything to satisfy your needs. The food is amazing, the landscapes admirable, the people are friendly and the history is never ending. If you go to Tuscany you will not…

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What to See in Venice


Venice is truly a unique destination. Situated in northern Italy nestled on a set of islands this city is unlike any other in the world. The only form of transportation is by boat, with the absence of buses and cars you feel like you’re transported back to the 1900s. Nonetheless it is beautiful place and a must see! Whether you…

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5 Things You Should See in Milan


Milan, the fashion and business capital of Italy has tons to offer and even more to see. If you are traveling to this beautiful city make sure to check out these 5 must-see destinations:

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Tips for Driving in Italy


Driving across Italy is unimaginable. The landscape of this stunning country is unique and picturesque. In the north you have the mountains notably the Alps, whereas in the bottom it is surrounded by ocean coasts leaving the middle of the country with a little bit of everything. Driving through Italy can be a long and even a rigorous task. Here are…

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Why You Should Visit Perugia, Italy


Perugia has a well-known cultural and artistic scene. If you are lucky enough you might be in town for the Umbria Jazz Festival which takes place in July, known as one of the most important in the world. Since 1973, this festival has brought in waves of tourists dying to see what Perugia has to offer. Perugia occasionally holds an antique market held in Piazza…

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