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How To Get to the Amalfi Coast

How to get to the Amalfi coast

Trying to figure out how to get to Amalfi coast? Getting to this stunning stretch of coast in Italy can seem daunting without a car—but there are plenty of public transport options for getting to Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano, and the other gorgeous towns on the Amalfi coast, whether from Rome or Naples! Read on for our [...]

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Lake Garda, Italy: Where to Stay, How to Get Around, and More

Lago di Garda in Italy

Lake Garda isn’t just one of the most beautiful lakes in Italy, boasting picturesque towns, a rich history, and striking beauty; it’s also Italy’s largest lake. Spread across three regions (Lombardy in the west, Veneto in the east and Trentino-Alto Adige in the north), Lake Garda’s sheer size means figuring out where to stay, and how to [...]

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The Best Small Towns in Central Italy, in Pictures

There are hundreds of charming small towns in Italy—but the towns in Tuscany, Umbria, and Italy’s other central regions are some of the most beautiful (and interesting!). Need to be convinced? Here are ten of our favorite small towns in central Italy, in photos… ranging from a foodie’s paradise to a spa-lover’s heaven. (And don’t [...]

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What To Do in Siena… in Pictures

Siena Tuscany

Siena, Italy is stunning… and couldn’t be a better destination for your trip to Italy. Located right in the heart of Tuscany and surrounded by the renowned Chianti wine region, the medieval city of Siena makes the perfect day trip from Florence… or a great place to make your home base while exploring Tuscany. And it’s [...]

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Positano, Italy: Our Insiders’ Guide

One of the most picturesque towns on the Amalfi coast, Positano, Italy often is billed as the “Jewel of the Amalfi Coast.” Thanks to its setting on the Italian seaside, its precariously-perched pastel houses, and its church’s gleaming dome, Positano has charmed visitors for decades. Unsurprisingly, Positano is one of our favorite summer destinations in Italy. [...]

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