Valley of the Temples Sicily – visitor guide and highlights

Valley of the Temples Sicily

Transport yourself back to the 6th century BC and the time of the Ancient Greeks when you visit Agrigento and the Valley of the Temples in Italy. This incredibly well preserved series of temples and buildings is one of Italy’s most famous archaeological sites and a must visit on your trip to Sicily. Here you […]

35 Italian food facts to inspire a trip to Italy

Caprese Salad Italian food facts

What inspires you to take a trip to Italy? Is it the rich culture, picturesque villages, exciting cities or incredible landscapes? For many people, myself included, a love of the food of Italy is key reason why they return again and again. Here are some fun Italian food facts to inspire your next trip to […]

Beyond Lake Garda: 9 reasons to explore beautiful Brescia

Brescia Italy - things to do in Brescia

Corn fields bathed in sunlight and poppies swaying in the breeze. A Renaissance tower rises in the distance. Citizens go about their daily lives in the shadows of centuries of history and architecture. Shimmering lakes invite you to jump straight into their clear waters. Families gather near vineyards for feasting. This is Brescia, Italy. Every […]

10 stunning reasons to visit captivating Sicily

Mount Etna from the Taormina amphitheatre

Make no mistake. Sicily gets under your skin. The largest island in the Mediterranean is, of course, part of Italy but it has a unique character of its own. If you’re looking for things to do in Sicily then prepare for a barrage of choices. Sicily is where natural beauty meets humanity in an incredible melting […]