Touring Rome on a Vespa

When I found out we were going to spend the evening riding around Rome on vintage Vespa's I was giddy with excitement. Touring Rome on a warm spring evening, visiting the city's famous sights with my arms … [Read more...]

Seafood Bonanza at Campo di Fiori in Rome

Pierluigi is the only seafood restaurant I've visited in Rome so I can’t say if it’s the best or not but it definitely could be. The multiple course meal we had was outstanding. Plate after plate of seafood, … [Read more...]

Rome’s Jewish Ghetto

Teatro di Marcello is one of the most beautiful ancient buildings in Rome. Built for Julius Caesar but completed after his death it has since been redesigned and reconstructed to take on its current form. The … [Read more...]

Rome in The Spring

Much like Paris, Rome is the kind of city you can spend months in and not even scratch the surface of what there is to see. I never get sick of seeing the main sights like the Colosseum or the Trevi Fountain … [Read more...]

The Medieval Towns of Umbria

Umbria is often overlooked as a tourist destination in favour of neighbouring Tuscany but Umbria has some of the most beautiful towns in Italy, most of which are hilltop towns which tower above the green … [Read more...]

Milan’s Main Sights

Milan is not a huge tourist destination and it’s not one of my favourite cities in Italy even though I’ve been a number of times. On my last visit to Milan I did get to do some sight seeing and finally … [Read more...]

Truffle Hunting in Umbria

Even with driving rain and wind that blew our umbrellas inside out, you could not stop me from heading into the woods to go truffle hunting in Umbria. It’s something I’ve always been curious about and I was … [Read more...]

Rome Day Trip: Orvieto

There are so many amazing sights in Rome. It’s a city I love to explore again and again. That doesn’t mean to say there aren’t great places to visit outside of the capital and one place I was blown away with … [Read more...]