Category: Italy

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My 5 days trip to Bergamo

Like last year and last year, I decided to try to find cheap flights to Bergamo and go there for a few days. We agreed with a former classmate (I do not study anymore)...

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What to do and where to sleep in Manarola

One of the five Cinque Terre villages, Manarola has some of the best hotels in the area. Few views are more breathtaking than the first glimpse of the town on the path from Corniglia....

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Department stores in Rome

Unlike Paris, where department stores were part of Baron Haussamans’s grand plan, Rome’s grandi maggazzi aren’t all that grandi. They’re actually pretty small – the big stores are in the new shopping malls on...

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What to do and where to sleep in Trieste

Trieste is a beautiful city that’s as much Austrian as it is Italian. It practically straddles the border between Italy and Slovenia, and much of its history is tied to the Hapsburg Empire. You’re...

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Best flea markets in Rome

Known as mercato delle pulci, Rome’s flea markets have their roots in ancient times. They’re a great way to experience an authentic slice of Roman life. And you’ll often find a one-of-a-kind item that...

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Riomaggiore hotels and attractions

If you’re coming from La Spezia or Portovenere, Riomaggiore is the first town you’ll reach in the Cinque Terra. Part of the Cinque Terra National Park – which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site...