Category Archives: Itineraries

Episode #166: What to expect when you book a private luxury tour of Italy

  Private luxury travel in Italy is something you may dream of or may not have even ever considered but it could be more achievable than you think and is the perfect way to experience a memorable and stress-free trip to Italy. Working with someone to custom-build your itinerary to your exact needs and desires, […]

Episode #165: Trip Consultation: Dolomites and South Tyrol

  South Tyrol, in Northern Italy, is a unique and varied region. Along the mighty Dolomites mountains, you can explore castles, vineyards, lakes, and alpine meadows. It can be difficult to work out the logistics of the area, partly due to a lack of information available online. Even if you are a well-seasoned Italy traveler, […]

3 Day Naples Itinerary: Things to Do in the Birthplace of Pizza

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Heading to the historic city of Napoli on a time budget? Not to worry; seeing the birthplace of pizza in 3 days is entirely possible with enough planning. So this carefully curated 3 day itinerary for Naples will help you plan an unforgettable vacation in southern Italy, no matter how short.  Naples is an ancient […]

3 Days in Florence: Itinerary Ideas for Visiting the Renaissance City

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Traveling through Italy and looking for the perfect 3-day itinerary for Florence? Three days might not seem like enough time to see the birthplace of the Renaissance in all its beauty, but it’s not an impossible feat.  With only 72 hours to work with, you’ll need to plan your Florence, Italy, itinerary carefully. This three-day […]

Bologna Itinerary: Explore the Food Capital of Italy in 3 Days

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Nicknamed Italy’s foodie capital, Bologna is one of the most magical places to visit in the world. Picture this; maze-like Medieval piazzas, leaning towers, aromatic food markets, and incredible architecture, that’s Bologna in a nutshell. We think three days is the perfect amount of time to build your Bologna itinerary. So, if you’re planning to […]

Episode #155: 2023 Italy Trip Inspiration

  Looking for inspiration for a future trip to Italy? We ask some of our regular guests where in Bella Italia they will be visiting in 2023 and why.  Show notes In this episode, we hear from some of our regular and favorite podcast guests about where they will be heading in Italy in 2023. […]

Episode #154: Listener Q&A – Tips for Planning Your 2023 Trip to Italy

  In this episode, we look ahead at travel planning to Italy in 2023. We share a live Q&A session from our Italy Travel Planning Facebook community, where Katy is joined by Italy expert Danielle Oteri from Feast Travel to help answer a whole range of questions about Italy travel in 2023. Show notes Our expert […]

Episode #137: Live itinerary consult – Tuscany focus

  In this episode, we share a live session from our Italy Travel Planning Facebook community, where Laura and Ed are joined by Danielle Oteri from Feast Travel for a trip consultation – an itinerary review with suggestions on how to structure their trip, in and around Tuscany, to make the most out of their […]

Episode #130: How to spend a week in Calabria

  Calabria, in the toe of Italy’s boot, is a region where you can find spectacular beaches, mountains, gorgeous hilltop towns, unique and delicious food, and a rich cultural heritage – yet it’s rare for non-European visitors to head there,  other than on when passing through. With its infrastructure improving all the time, we hope […]