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Episode #228: Top 5 Experiences to try in Florence

Listen to “Top 5 Experiences to Have in Florence” on Spreaker. Florence, known as the cradle of the Renaissance, offers a rich blend of art, history, and culture. Here are five must-try experiences to make the most of your visit to Tuscany’s capital city. From the masterpieces of Michelangelo and Botticelli, to the many aspects […]

Episode #227: Pesto Perfection – A Local’s Guide to Italy’s Favorite Green Sauce

Listen to “Pesto Perfection: A Local’s Guide to Italy’s Favorite Green Sauce” on Spreaker. When it comes to Ligurian pesto, think beyond the jars lining your supermarket shelves. This vibrant, aromatic sauce is best enjoyed fresh, bursting with the fragrant notes of basil, the nutty richness of pine nuts, and the sharp, savory punch of […]

Episode #226: Discover Turin – The Local’s Guide to Must-See Sights & Experiences

Listen to “Discover Turin: The Local’s Guide to Must-See Sights and Experiences” on Spreaker. Elegant Turin, the capital of Piedmont in Northern Italy, offers a captivating blend of royal connections, grand boulevards and architecture, and a vibrant café culture. Steeped in history, this city is a treasure trove of majestic buildings with intriguing quirks and […]

Episode #225: Avoiding Italy Trip Planning Mistakes – 2024 edition

Listen to “Top Mistakes to Avoid When Planning Your Italy Trip #2” on Spreaker. Planning a trip to Italy can prove more complex and overwhelming than you might think. The allure of Italy’s diverse attractions – from the ancient ruins of Rome to the scenic Amalfi Coast, draws millions of visitors annually, but the planning […]

Episode #224: Brilliant Bari – Puglia’s bustling capital

Listen to “Brilliant Bari – Puglia’s Bustling Capital” on Spreaker. The city of Bari is a must-see destination on any trip to the Southern Italian region of Puglia. Found nestled along the sun-drenched coastline of Puglia, with its rich and fascinating history, charming old town, and vibrant cultural scene, Bari offers visitors a true taste […]

Episode #223: Delicious Umbria’s most tasty food experiences

Listen to “Delicious Umbria’s most tasty food experiences” on Spreaker. In Umbria, known as the green heart of Italy, every meal tells a story of tradition, flavor, and local pride. Food experiences in Umbria reflect the rhythm of nature’s harvest and how the journey from soil to table is a cherished ritual. From truffle-hunting adventures […]

Episode #222: Must have experiences in Venice

Listen to “Top 5 experiences to have in Venice” on Spreaker. Venice is a city like no other, with every canal, every bridge, and every cobblestone alleyway telling a tale of centuries past. This floating masterpiece truly is a treasure trove of experiences waiting to be discovered. From the mesmerizing sensation of arriving by boat, […]

Episode #221: Magical Marsala – The Sweet Taste of Sicilian Wine

Listen to “Magical Marsala: The Sweet Taste of Sicilian Wine” on Spreaker. Western Sicily, home to Marsala wine and the salt pans, is lesser known and visited than the East, with a very different and contrasting rugged beauty. This region’s unique climate and soil is home to vineyards producing the renowned Marsala wine, which is […]

Episode #220: Italian Hospitality – Come as a Guest, Leave as a Friend

Listen to “Italian Hospitality: Come as a Guest, Leave as a Friend” on Spreaker. Italy is not only renowned for its rich cultural heritage and delectable cuisine but also for its special kind of hospitality. We explore how to experience this Italian warmth and hospitality, which, while it comes naturally to many Italians, might be […]

Episode #219: 10 (or more) Reasons to Visit Sardinia

Listen to “10 (or more) Reasons to Visit Sardinia” on Spreaker. The Italian island of Sardinia can be found nestled in the heart of the Mediterranean, a beacon of natural splendor, historical richness, and cultural vibrancy. This island is renowned for its crystalline waters, incredible beaches, and rugged landscapes and captivates visitors with its timeless […]