Episode #016: Visit Italy’s Le Marche region with local Chantelle Kern

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Do you dream of pretty piazzas, white sandy beaches and hilltop towns with views for miles? The come with us to Italy’s largely undiscovered region of Le Marche where you’ll find all this and more. Our guest, local Chantelle Kern takes us on a journey of her home town and region and explains why Le […]

Episode #015: Our Italy travel fails – a cautionary tale

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If you just looked at Instagram or read travel articles you would think all trips to Italy are 100% sunny days, happy snaps and delicious gelato. But let’s get real. Things can and do go wrong when you travel anywhere. Even in Italy. And even to seasoned travelers like us. In our travel fails episode […]

Episode #014: Amalfi Coast highlights

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Are you dreaming of the Amalfi Coast? So are we! Constantly it seems. This stunning stretch of coastline is recognized as an area of great physical beauty and natural diversity by UNESCO. Combine that with a rich culture, colorful houses and the azure blue waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea and you get one of the […]

Episode #012: Thinking of Italy and tips for reorganizing your 2020 trip

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The last few weeks have been a whirlwind and not what anyone planning trips to Italy this year expected. As we post this update, Italy is in lockdown with schools, universities, shops, bars, restaurants, museums and attractions closed. In this episode we share our disappointment at canceled trips, send a big hug to our friends […]

Episode #011: Getting around Italy by train, car, bus, plane and more

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Wondering how to get around on your trip to Italy? In this episode we talk about the best transport options to choose depending on your itinerary. Getting around efficiently will ensure you maximise your time in each place you visit. So you can relax and enjoy seeing the sights. Show notes Understanding your transport options […]

Episode #009: An insider’s view of the Cinque Terre

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Visiting the villages of the Cinque Terre is a bucket list item for many. But what’s it like to live there? Riomaggiore resident and Cinque Terre insider Amy Inman joins us to tell us about her beautiful home and the unsung winemaking heroes who maintain the fragile landscapes we swoon over. Show notes Can you […]

Episode #008: Accommodation in Italy – hotels, AirBnB, agriturismo and more

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Booking accommodation for your trip to Italy can be stressful. If you’re not sure of the best locations and style of lodging to expect, how do you know if you’ve made a good choice? Show notes We both love finding the perfect stays for our trips to Italy and are here to share our favorite […]