Lake Garda cycling holidays

The Best Cycling Holidays in Italy

Italy’s major bike race, the Giro d’Italia, kicks off today, with riders weaving through some of the country’s most beautiful scenery. In the spirit of the big race, we’ve looked at some of the best places to bike in Italy. From full-on cycling holidays for experienced mountain bikers to a gentle ride from your hotel, here [ ...More ]

The Top Italy Twin-Centres For 2017

Next time you visit Italy, make it a double. Twin-centre holidays can show you two different sides to the country’s coin, and they’re easier to do than you may think. Many of the Italy’s best-known destinations are closely linked; with an affordable and efficient train network and beautiful scenery and coastal roads to drive, even the travelling can [ ...More ]

A Guide to the Different Types of Restaurants in Italy

Do you know your trattoria from your tavola calda? A love of food is so deeply ingrained in Italian culture, it’s no surprise they have so many places to eat for different occasions, cuisines and times of the day. Next time you’re in Italy, eat right with our quick guide to the different types of [ ...More ]

How to Design Your Dream Holiday to Italy

Italy. It’s an incredible country with some of the world’s most exciting cities, most beautiful scenery and most delicious cuisine. But where do you start when it comes to planning that dream holiday? There’s so much to think about, so many destinations to consider, and so many logistics to work out. Luckily, we’ve got something [ ...More ]

Introduction to Turin

Turin may not have the name recognition of Rome, Venice and Florence, but this cultural city in the north of Italy has earned the nickname ‘Paris of Italy’ for its elegant leafy streets, baroque buildings and tempting patisseries. Throw in an alpine backdrop and vibrant cultural scene, and Turin (Torino in Italian) is looking every [ ...More ]