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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 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 ]

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 ]