Located just a few miles north of Venice, Treviso is a hidden gem in the Veneto region. With a network of flowing canals and arched bridges, Treviso is affectionately known as little Venice. Although Treviso does have some of the charm of Venice, the city has a lot less tourists.
San Daniele prosciutto, made in San Daniele del Friuili, is widely regarded as Italy’s finest. With a highly-coveted DOP designation granted by the European Union, San Daniele ham has been produced in the same artisanal manner for centuries. In addition to the prosciutto San Daniele is famous for, this small
Looking for something new to watch on TV? We are having a love affair with the Rome thanks to film and television. Here’s our list of our favourite 12 films set in Rome Italy available on Netflix and Amazon Prime. There are also 3 Italian TV series on Netflix if
We were scrambling to find affordable accommodation during our trip to Venice for the famed Venetian Carnival. In the end we found a good deal at the 4 star Hotel Giorgione Venice. Located at the convenient end of Canareggio, we had a good experience and even managed to avoid the
Having just returned from Venice Carnival 2017, I have mixed feelings about visiting this city during this festival. Many of the carnival outfits and the Venetian masquerade masks were truly beautiful. On the other hand, Venice is busy at the best of times and we found the crowds overwhelming. I
Arriving at night into the airport at Palermo, we did not see the mountains of Sicily which came to characterise our stay in the country. Even in the dark we could tell this country was full of mountains because we soon found ourselves driving into and out of tunnels hewn