Inspiring Travel Stories

Discover our collection of unique travel stories which has been handcrafted by our team of local experts to help you plan and book your next trip to Italy. There’s a wide range of stories including itineraries, photo galleries, videos, and insider guides.

Legends and Icons of the Gritti - celebrating 70 years of art and glamour

The Gritti Palace, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice celebrates its seventieth anniversary with an extraordinary collection of portraits signed by the English fashion artist David Downtown, who paid homage to some of the most famous and illustrious guests of the iconic hotel.

4 park villas in Rome you can't miss

There are some places in Rome where time seems to have stood still. The park villas are certainly worth going for a walk through beauty, art and nature.

Top secret spots in Milan

There are some secret places in Milan that reveal the wonders of a city of many facets, beyond the image of capital famous in the world for business and fashion. Here is our top list of the lesser-known corners of Milan.

Saint John festivity in Catania: a celebration of religion and folklore

Every year, on June 23rd and 24th the local community in San Giovanni di Galermo is gathered as a sign of devotion and spirituality to celebrate the Patron Saint John the Baptist in a mix of religiosity and folklore.

La Biennale di Venezia 2018

The Venice Biennale is one of those events that is part of the Italian and international collective culture and represents a moment of sharing, discovery and debate on art, architecture, dance and the cinema that involves the most enchanting places in Venice.

Bellagio and Cernobbio: a trip among the beauties of Lake Como

Two gems in the heart of Lake Como: Bellagio and Cernobbio are two paradises a stone's throw from the capital of Lombardy, an area of ​​charming villas, elegant shops, parks and gardens.

Piazzale Michelangelo: a breathtaking view of Florence magnificence

Your visit to the City of Florence is incomplete without touring the Piazzale Michelangelo: located in the heart of the city in Oltrarno district, the square offers the visitors a panoramic and breathtaking view of the city whether during the day or at night.

Top itineraries around Cortina d'Ampezzo

Cortina d’Ampezzo in the Dolomites is more than a ski town in Northern Italy. Tour itineraries in Cortina will leave you reminiscing about its natural beauty, accommodations, and culture.

St.Mark's Day and Bocolo Fest in Venice: celebrating 25th April in Venice

April 25th in Venice is not only the anniversary of the Liberation but it’s also the anniversary of the death of Saint Mark, their patron saint, whose symbol of a winged lion you see all over the city.

Italy, and the spring and first love all together should suffice to make the gloomiest person happy. 

– Bertrand Russell