Milan In One Day : The Ultimate Guide

Duomo Milan roof detail
Milan was not a destination that I thought of visiting. A friend of mine moved to the city a while ago so it was a great excuse to visit and catch up and I discovered just how easy it was to see Milan in one day. The first thing that surprised me about the city was that part of it...

You Have To Try The Best Gelato In Italy

Best gelato in Italy
Who doesn’t love a good ice-cream or to be more precise a good gelato? On my trip this year I made a concerted effort to eat the best gelato in Italy as often as possible. After all, I had to do research for this article or at least that’s what I told my husband.  Somehow I don’t think that he...

Guide To Visiting Herculaneum : Pompeii’s Little Sister

Herculaneum
Not many people have heard about Herculaneum, but everyone knows about Pompeii. My guide to visiting Herculaneum shows you just how easy it is to enjoy this stunning archaeological site right on Naples doorstep. Herculaneum or Ercolano as it was also known is just a few kilometres away from Naples at the western base of Mt. Vesuvius. It was destroyed...

Milan Design Hostel At Atmos Luxe

Navigli canal Milan
I always head for luxury hotels, but this time I wanted to try something different.  I thought a trendy hostel would be an interesting option and so I found myself booking in a Milan design hostel called Atmos Luxe. It is situated in a beautiful part of the city as well. If you need ideas on what to do...

How To Visit Venice In 3 Days Easily

Grand Canal Venice
There was so much that I wanted to do that I doubted that it would be possible to visit Venice in 3 days, but I was mistaken. We arrived in Venice late, on a foggy evening in December convinced that we would see nothing much with the fog set in. Finding our way from the vaporetto stop at St...

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