A GUIDE TO LAKE COMO

A GUIDE TO LAKE COMO

Lake Como, in Northern Italy’s Lombardy region, is a luxurious resort area known for its breathtaking scenery, set against the foothills of the Alps. Como revolves around its lakefront promenade and the adjacent Piazza Cavour, making it…

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A GUIDE TO ROME

A GUIDE TO ROME

Rome is one of the most iconic and most travelled cities in Europe, with a long history to match. Come here and wander through ancient ruins, eat way too much pasta, throw a coin in the…

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TOP 9 THINGS TO DO & SEE IN FLORENCE

TOP 9 THINGS TO DO & SEE IN FLORENCE

Heading to Florence this Summer? Here are 9 things we highly recommend you do during your visit to this beautiful city. 1. Be Surrounded By Art At Uffizi Gallery The Galleria degli Uffizi is one…

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[REVISITING] OUR EUROPEAN BUCKET LIST

[REVISITING] OUR EUROPEAN BUCKET LIST

A year and a half ago, before we even imagined that we would have the trip of a lifetime through Europe we decided to put down a list, a bucket list, of what we would want…

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PHOTO GUIDE TO CINQUE TERRE

PHOTO GUIDE TO CINQUE TERRE

With five towns in Cinque Terre and potentially only a day trip to capture them all we have armed you with all the best photo spots and postcard shots to ensure your time is used…

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WHY CINQUE TERRE SHOULD BE ON THE TOP OF YOUR ITALIAN BUCKET LIST

WHY CINQUE TERRE SHOULD BE ON THE …

When heading to Italy you may think of the Colosseum in Rome, the gondolas in Venice, the Leaning Tower of Piza… but we would skip all those bucket list items to instead visit a little area on…

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WHEN IN ROME: CHECKING INTO THE ROME TIMES HOTEL

WHEN IN ROME: CHECKING INTO THE ROME …

As they say, when in Rome live as the Romans do; so just make sure you are local enough to see all the sights the locals see everyday. With so many ancient, classical and historic…

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WHY YOU SHOULD BOOK A TOUR AT THE VATICAN

WHY YOU SHOULD BOOK A TOUR AT …

The Vatican Museums house some of the world’s most beautiful and culturally significant art, but so difficult and frustrating to navigate!

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FLYING THE NEST: MONTH 10

FLYING THE NEST: MONTH 10

Month 10 has come and gone within a blink of an eye. Here is another monthly roundup as we travel through Europe and Africa.

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FIRST TIMER’S GUIDE TO USING THE EURAIL PASS & TRAIN TRAVEL IN EUROPE

FIRST TIMER’S GUIDE TO USING THE …

After our experiences and mistakes we have come up with an easy guide for first timers using the Eurail pass and how train travel works in Europe.

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