Gorgeous To many, Portofino, Italy is regarded as a resort for the rich and fabulous, recognized for its iconic harbor, crystal waters, and celebrity visitors. But there’s plenty to see in this seaside settlement for us normal people too. Portofino is situated in the province of Genoa on the Italian Riviera. Ornate buildings splashed … Continue reading The Three G’s of Portofino
In the last post on Costiera Amalfitana, I told you about where to stay in Sorrento, Italy and the must do’s and see’s in Capri and Anacapri, Italy. This post will focus on Positano, a beautiful sea-side cliff-town, as well as what you must bring when visiting the Amalfi Coast. Final Stop: Positano Positano is another … Continue reading La Costiera Amalfitana Continua
Florence, Italy: a city filled with incredible art, delectable food, awe-inspiring architecture and far too much to see in a few days. Anyone visiting for a short period of time would not have the opportunity to see everything there is to see. So, to save you some time and a lot of regret if you … Continue reading Things You Can’t Miss in Florence, Italy
One of the most exciting stops during my time in Italy had to be in Roma. Such an iconic city, brimming with life and culture, preceded by more than two and a half thousand years worth of historical significance. Arriving with some prior knowledge about the city and some of its famous pieces definitely made … Continue reading Roman Holiday!
Venice. I’m not sure how to describe this city in a way that hasn’t already been poetically scripted or laced with romantic clichés. Still, I can say that it is unlike anything you have ever experienced or imagined. The whole time I was there I felt like I was standing on a Hollywood movie set, … Continue reading Get Lost in Venice
These are my top picks for art museums in Florence, Italy. Each one offers something special and totally unique. And as a bonus, they are all walking distance apart, as well as walking distance from the main train station. Galleria degli Uffizi The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Florence. … Continue reading 3 Must-See Museums of Florence
The name of this city brings about an essence of love and beauty. Your first thought on arriving here should be to head right to La Casa di Giulietta/ Juliet’s Home. Walking in the red-brick courtyard past layers upon layers of love inscriptions written on the walls and gazing toward Shakespeare’s famous Romeo and Juliet … Continue reading Romanced in Verona