Top Ten Things to do in Sicily

Historic. Architecture. Beaches. Scenery. Visit the iconic Valley of the Temples See the golden mosaics at Monreale Cathedral in Palermo Relax on the beautiful beach at Cefalù Visit the incredible volcano Mt Etna Explore Selinunte archeological site Take part in a traditional pizza making class See the architecture at the towns of Taormina and CastelmolaContinue reading “Top Ten Things to do in Sicily”

Top Ten Things to do in Matera

Ancient. Architecture. Culture. Enigmatic. Stroll around the ancient town – the ‘Sassi of Matera’ Learn something new at the Musma Museum of Matera Explore the historic site of Palombaro Lungo Visit Casa Grotta of Vico Solitario – one of the oldest houses in Matera Wander around Matera’s stunning Cathedral See the collection at MUSMA, MuseumContinue reading “Top Ten Things to do in Matera”

Top Ten Things to do in Florence

Romantic. Arty. Charming. Renaissance See the Renaissance art at the Uffizi Visit the iconic Il Duomo di Firenze cathedral Shop for local food and produce at Mercato Centrale Head for a swim at Piscina Comunale Costoli pool complex Stroll through the stunning Boboli Gardens Take a day trip to Pisa for the iconic photo opportunityContinue reading “Top Ten Things to do in Florence”

Top Ten Things to do in Milan

Fashion. Charming. Arty. Architecture. See the incredible Last Supper painting by Da Vinci Spend a night at the Opera Unwind at the spa in the shadow of the Spanish walls Explore the city via its historic trams Shop for designer labels at Milan ‘Golden Triangle’ Get a photo outside the stunning Milan Cathedral Explore theContinue reading “Top Ten Things to do in Milan”

Top Ten Things to do in Naples

Pompeii. Pizza. Architecture. Bustling. Explore Pompeii and Herculaneum by day tour See the collection at MADRE – the Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina Visit the architecturally striking church Gesu Nuovo Take a day trip to Sorrento or Capri Eat “pizza vera napoletana” – true Neapolitan pizza from the city of its invention See the Veiled ChristContinue reading “Top Ten Things to do in Naples”

Top Ten Things to do in Venice

Romantic. Soulful. Unique. Historic. Be serenaded on a Gondola ride around the canals Stroll around the heart of Venice – St Mark’s Square Explore the iconic Doge’s Palace and St Mark’s Basilica Drink like a Venetian on a Secret Wine Tour Buy a traditional masquerade mask Get lost in the weaving alleyways with surprises roundContinue reading “Top Ten Things to do in Venice”