Exploring the Langhe wine region

I’m pretty sure that the first thing that comes to your mind when dreaming of wine tasting in Italy is  Chianti in Tuscany. However, Italy is home to other equally charming wine regions producing excellent grapes in fantastic sceneries. One of these is the Langhe, in the northern region of Piemonte, which is home to some of the finest wines in the world. Read more

The Tuscan hamlet of Certaldo

There’s a place in Tuscany, halfway between Florence and Siena, that offers an enchanting medieval atmosphere and provides a refreshing escape from the tourist crowds filling the most popular attractions nearby. This is Certaldo, the birthplace of one of the most significant figures in Italian literature and home to a centuries-old onion. Read more

Pisa: 8 things to see beyond the leaning tower

Pisa has always been synonymous with the leaning tower, but this bustling university town has so much more to offer in terms of sights and culture. For example, did you know that the leaning towers are actually three? Read more

25 fun facts that will inspire you to travel to Italy

I was recently researching things to see in Italy and was quite surprised with what I found. And I guess you’ll be surprised, too… Read more

Why you shouldn’t miss Lucca on your next trip to Tuscany

Last year I took a road trip through Tuscany that brought me to some of the most beautiful towns and villages of this charming Italian region. And among popular spots and top tourist attractions, I fell in love with Lucca. Read more