Private beach Hotel La Bisaccia

Travel Diary: Exploring North Sardinia

This summer, I flew off to Sardinia with a couple of colleagues to explore the northern half of this beautiful island and take a closer look at some of the amazing hotels there. We flew to Olbia, the main airport serving the north & north-east coasts of Sardinia. After an hour and 55 minutes, we [ ...More ]

Italy’s Prettiest Seaside Towns

Summer’s definitely on its way, and where better to soak up the sunshine than in Italy? With so many lovely towns and villages by the coast, it’s hard to know where to choose – so we interviewed our team of Italy Experts and got their votes for the prettiest seaside town in Italy. Settle down [ ...More ]

Top 5 Beaches in Sardinia

Italy may not be first on your list for a beach holiday, but Sardinia’s 1,800-kilometre coastline and sparkling turquoise waters might just change your mind. The coast varies between north and south, from pristine Caribbean-style coves to virtually untouched wild shores. There’s plenty in the way of spiaggia libera (free beaches that don’t belong to [ ...More ]

Spas and Sands: 3 Luxury Stays in Italy

From the white-sand coast of Sardinia to hideaways in the Tuscan hills, the Italian Hospitality Collection of hotels offers a unique brand of luxury, providing premium services and some of the best spas in the country. Sound tempting? Here’s the need-to-know about three of their amazing hotels: Chia Laguna in Sardinia and Grotta Giusti and [ ...More ]

New Year, New You: Learning a New Skill in Italy

Learning a new skill is one of those things that crops up on New Year’s resolution lists time and time again. But a lack of time and money often mean our good intentions are pushed to one side (for another year, at least). To make things easier – and a little more fun – why [ ...More ]