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.

Maxxi Museum in Rome

4 Great Places to See Contemporary Art in Rome

Rome isn't all ancient history and crumbling ruins: the Eternal City actually boasts a prominent contemporary art scene. Let's see which are the four museums not to be missed for lovers of contemporary art in all its many facets.
Porta Nuova District Milan Skyscraper

Porta Nuova District: the Spirit of Modern Milan

Built during the Napoleonic era, Porta Nuova is today the most contemporary and trendiest district in Milan and a popular attraction for business travelers, tourists and locals.
Festival of Saint Agata in Catania

Saint Agatha, the Iconic Religious Festival in Sicily

Discover one of the most impressive religious festivals in the world: the feast of Sant'Agata, patron saint of the city of Catania, is a unique mix of faith and folklore that every year involves hundreds of faithful.
Trieste view with tourists

Trieste: a literary itinerary in the footsteps of James Joyce, Umberto Saba and Italo Svevo

Trieste is a literary city. As Scipio Slataper said: "Trieste, perhaps more than other cities, is literature, it is its culture."

The Carnival of Venice 2019: an extravaganza legacy

Carnival (or “Carnevale”) is a centuries-old Italian tradition and one of the world’s most famous celebrations. As with Carnivals celebrated around the globe, the Carnival in Venice takes place in the days leading up to Lent.

ST.Regis - Casting Light On a New Era

Opened in 1894 by legendary hotelier César Ritz, the St.Regis Rome has always been considered one of the best examples of high-level European hospitality and enjoys a strategic location in the center of the city.

Milan or Rome? All you need to know about Festive traditions in Italy

Italy is always a wonderful country to visit, even more so during the festive season, when music concerts, Christmas markets, religious celebrations, and gourmet eating are the order of the day.

Relive your childhood by traveling to the City of Balocchi in Como

Discover the Christmas festival known as "La città dei balocchi" into the showcase of Como rich of lights and colors during the Festive Days.

Discover the mighty Mountains: Christmas around the Dolomites

The Dolomites are an Italian mountain range that was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in August 2009. This period is characterized by many different customs and traditions all over the world; immerse yourself in these fashionable mountains and enjoy this festive period.

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

– Bertrand Russell