Mantua’s historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is noted for its extraordinary art and architecture. It is known to many Italians as “La Bella Addormentata,” a sleeping beauty that hasn’t changed since the middle ages.
Despite my love for Bologna, I longed to see the countryside of Emilia Romagna. Under the Tuscan Sun propelled the vineyards of Tuscany into the spotlight, but what about the other wine regions in Italy?
Traveling solo in Bologna, Italy is a great way to immerse yourself in Italian culture and to get to know what makes this must-see Italian city tick.
One of the most unique things we did on our Walks of Italy tour was make pasta from scratch (without a food processor). If you want to have a true Italian pasta making experience, we highly recommend it.
When researching areas to stay near Cinque Terre, we came across Levanto in an online travel forum. A few travelers had suggested it as an alternative to staying in one of the 5-Terre villages of Cinque Terre.
We’ve traveled through Italy numerous times and are always discovering new tips for our next trip. Here 9 travel tips you need to know before visiting Italy.