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Italy’s Most Romantic Proposal Spots

Candlelit dinners in front of grand cathedrals, late-night strolls through pretty piazzas, wine tasting in the Tuscan countryside – nowhere does romance quite like Italy. 20 March 2017 is National Proposal Day, so we’ve pulled together our pick of the country’s most romantic proposal locations, from flower-filled gardens to push-the-boat-out dining at Michelin-starred restaurants.   Champagne Bar [ ...More ]

Italy’s Most Romantic Proposal Spots

Candlelit dinners in front of grand cathedrals, late-night strolls through pretty piazzas, wine tasting in the Tuscan countryside – nowhere does romance quite like Italy. 20 March 2017 is National Proposal Day, so we’ve pulled together our pick of the country’s most romantic proposal locations, from flower-filled gardens to push-the-boat-out dining at Michelin-starred restaurants.   Champagne Bar [ ...More ]

8 of the Best Christmas Markets in Italy

With Christmas coming up fast, Italy is preparing to undergo a festive facelift as Christmas markets pitch up across the country – some of the best in Europe, thanks to Italy’s stunning backdrops and beautiful landscapes. Italy’s Mercantino di Natale (Christmas markets) are traditionally smaller and more intimate than the famous German variety, featuring elaborate nativity [ ...More ]

Italian Foods To Try: Pasta Dishes

World Pasta Day is the international celebration of one of Italy’s most famous exports: pasta! The event takes place across the globe every year on 25 October. Celebrate at home by making (or buying!) some of Italy’s best-loved pastas and serving an authentic Italian dish. Here are some of our favourites, plus a video from celebrity [ ...More ]

The 10 most beautiful towns in Italy

We’re calling it – in a country full to the brim with beauty, these are the ones you’ll never forget. On your next visit to Italy, grab your camera and tick off the country’s top 10 most beautiful towns…   Ragusa Ibla, Sicily Since its starring turn in Italy’s most popular detective series, Inspector Montalbano, [ ...More ]