Browsing Category : Europe

A Week in Tuscany


From Florence, Lucca, Pisa, Siena, Monteriggioni, Volterra, San Gimignano, Arezzo to Cortona, with one week in Tuscany you still won’t see it all. A true Tuscan enjoys every minute of life and never rushes anything. In this itinerary I have carefully suggested the appropriate time of travel to each destination in Tuscany so that you can enjoy all they have to offer.

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1 Historic Day in Berlin


Berlin, the capital of Germany, should make the list for every historic trip to Europe. You can learn a lot in this city even if its only for one day about the darkest chapters of history. It’s beneficial to explore historic sites like these to learn more about the country and collective history overall. I enjoyed my experience learning about World War II and…

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5 Reasons Why You’ll Love Italy


Italy is a spectacular country which you’ll fall in love with for many reasons. From its tasty authentic food to its intriguing history, this country will forever be in your heart. Here’s 5 reasons why you’ll love Italy:

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The Ultimate Guide to: Florence


My three days in Florence were not long enough. It’s a marvellous city full of things to do and see around every corner. Known as one of the most famous cities in Italy I knew I had to make a trip here.  

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5 Tips for Visiting Cinque Terre


 I bet you’ve seen pictures of these beautiful seaside towns before. The rainbow coloured houses perched on the cliff overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Yet what you may or may not know is that there are five separate villages each uniquely different from the other. Cinque Terre, also known as “The Five Lands” is composed of Manarola, Vernazza, Monterosso, Riomaggiore and…

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One Day in Pisa


Pisa is one of those places that should be on your bucket list. The ever iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa brings in over 1 million tourists every year alone. A small city that has ever grown in size due to one major architectural failure now flourishes as one of Italy’s must see destinations. You can easily spend one day in…

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Three Days in Rome


This magnificent city has endless possibilities to keep you busy all day long. Rome is home to over 2.7 million people so it can be a very busy place, especially in the summer months when large crowds of tourists come to visit. If you can consider planning your trip during the off season such as in May or September to…

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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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