Italy

Fusine Lake Italy
An Alpine Day Trip from Lake Jasna to Mangart

A few weeks ago Jaka surprised me with a little itinerary that he put together…

10 Unique Things to Do in Pisa

Pisa is located in Tuscany, a region in central Italy. The Arno river runs through…

flowers along the coast in Marina di Pisa
Marina di Pisa: The Sacred Tuscan Beach Town

If you are asking yourself “are there beaches near Pisa?” the answer is YES! Marina…

Driving in Italy with a US license
Why You Should Never Drive in Italy Without an International Drivers License

They looked down at the human poop on the road and back at me. I…

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Participating in Food Rituals in Bologna, Italy

When I say Bologna, Italy is underrated by travelers, I really, really mean this. Underrated…

riva del garda
A Brief Visit to Riva del Garda, Italy

About a year ago I had the opportunity to take a very quick road trip…

miramare castle
Visit Trieste: A Guide from Ancient Rome to Modern Times

I cannot believe it has been over two years since I went to Trieste, and…

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Exploring Verona, Italy in 24 Hours

If you just have 24 hours to explore Verona, Italy then you are in for…

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Taking My Mom Sightseeing in Venice, Italy!

Interestingly, two years later, I found myself booking an Airbnb for Venice, Italy. This time…

A Weekend of Sightseeing in Venice

Early October (2015) I went to Italy and took a mini trip inside of my…

villa d'este fountains
The Magical Fountains in Villa d’Este

Back in 2014, I was living in England and took a trip back to Rome.…

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A Retreat from Rome: Hadrian’s Villa in Tivoli

Villa Adriana, or in English known as Hadrian’s Villa, in Tivoli, was the Roman Emperor…

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My Most Memorable Travel Moments of 2015

I am incredibly late to this party (Note: I was already late to the party…