Episode #180: In Search of… Authentic Travel Experiences in Italy

  On your ideal trip to Italy, you probably dream of having authentic and unique experiences. But what is truly authentic to Italian life may not be what you visualize or would want for your perfect vacation. You may find where there are the true-life wonders of Italy, particularly in the smaller towns and countryside, […]

Episode #179: Italian Sparkling Wine: Toasting the Best From Prosecco to Franciacorta

  Italian sparkling wine may immediately bring to mind Prosecco, but with a huge variety from the regions around Italy, there is so much more out there for you to discover. Some exports of Italian sparkling wine have led to a bad reputation, but enjoying a glass of sparkling wine in Italy, when it is […]

Visiting Pompeii: Tips To Make the Most of Your Time

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Tucked away in the picturesque landscapes of Southern Italy, Pompeii is undoubtedly one of the most fascinating historical sites in the world. Visiting Pompeii, once buried under layers of volcanic ash, provides a unique glimpse into this ancient city’s past. Suspended in time after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, Pompeii holds an air of mystery […]

Episode #178: Living La Dolce Vita on a Study Abroad Program in Italy

  Studying abroad in Italy is an incredible opportunity for people young and old, to spend time and get under the skin of Italy. With many universities now offering study abroad programs, it is an amazing chance for students to spend a semester or a year at an Italian university. This rite of passage will […]

Where To Stay in Verona, Italy: Area and Hotel Guide

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Planning a getaway to Northern Italy and wondering where to stay in Verona? The “City of Love” attracts thousands of visitors annually and is well-equipped with plenty of accommodation options to suit every type of traveler and budget.  While the city is quite small, finding the ideal place to stay can still be overwhelming. Luckily, […]