Umbria in Autumn – The Best Festivals and Events

It’s no secret that we love Umbria! Nestled in the middle of Italy, Umbria has rolling hills, beautiful towns and great food – including chocolate! Easily accessible from both Rome and Tuscany, the autumn season highlights Umbria’s beautiful countrysides and local cuisine. Want to visit? Check out our guide to getting around Umbria and read [...]

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Visiting Venice On A Budget

Let’s face it, visiting Venice can be expensive - but that doesn’t mean you need to break the bank to truly enjoy the magical city. Falling into the tourists traps is quite easy, especially close to the main attractions like the Grand Canal. We’ve put together our insider tips on when to visit, where to stay, what [...]

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All About Olive Oil (and How to Choose the Best!)

Olive oil is a staple in the Mediterranean diet and a growing favorite across the world. Italy is one of the top producers of olive oil, and it’s hard not to imagine the golden liquid when thinking of Italian cuisine, but it turns out there’s more to the world of olive oil than just an E.V.O.O. title. [...]

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Rome in August – What to do and How to do it

Rome in August is great, despite the heat. While the Italians head out to go on vacation it seems the rest of the world comes to visit, but there are a few things to keep in mind to ensure you’ll have a great trip to Rome. Check out what’s going on in Rome in August and [...]

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Delicious Florence Food Tour

One amazing aspect of traveling around Italy is having the opportunity to eat some of the best and freshest food in the world. Every Italian region, even city, has their own dishes that are unique to each area. If you make your way to Florence, don’t forget to try the most traditional food and wine the [...]

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