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Tuscany in June – Where to Go and What to Do

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As the spring dew melts into a summer haze, imagine an expanse of fields and hills exploding with fireworks of wildflowers. From rosy poppies and purple thistles to a white canvas of olive tree buds, the Tuscan countryside in June is an idyllic fantasy. Throughout the month, you can witness the colours heat up under […]

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These are the Best Cities to Visit in Italy

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The allure of Italy’s diverse landscape, rich history and dedication to the perfectly simple pasta recipe consistently lands this European country on bucket lists across the world. In Tuscany, you can soak away your worries in natural hot springs hidden amongst the region’s gentle hills that kiss the countryside. Or in Veneto, you can drink […]

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A Guide to the Greek Temples in Sicily

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Tourists flock to Sicily for pristine beaches, charming fishing villages and the savory taste of Sicilian cuisine, but above all else, the Greek Temples. Scattered across the Mediterranean island stand these impressive relics of the past. They are sun kissed and weathered from years gone by, but they still stand tall as they represent the […]

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Cinque Terre or the Amalfi Coast – Which is Best for You

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Choosing to holiday in the Amalfi Coast or Cinque Terre is a hard decision, but either way you can’t go wrong with these coastal destinations. Both towns paint Italy’s steep cliffs in vibrant colors that reflect off of the crystal clear water crashing at the shores below. Each destination nestles the sun-kissed buildings and pantone […]

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Christmas in Sicily – Everything You Need to Know

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Christmas in Sicily is simply magical. While the Mediterranean island tops bucket lists for summer holidays, there’s an overlooked allure to spending Christmas and New Year’s wandering through this Italian gem. Under the cool gaze of winter, Sicily transforms into a twinkling show of nativity scenes, Christmas trees and traditions that decorate the entire island. […]

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The Best Places to Go Hiking in Sicily

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Sicily’s turquoise waters, looming mountains and dramatic coastline come together to create the ultimate holiday for travellers seeking inspiring views and long hikes. From volcanoes to vast beaches, hikers of all experience levels have the opportunity to traverse some of the world’s most beautiful terrain on this island in the middle of the Mediterranean. The […]

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Everything You Need to Know about the Markets of Tuscany

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There’s nothing better than stumbling upon overflowing food stalls, foreign banter and throngs of people selling and buying the best local products. Whether a market spreads across an entire town square or holes up in the shade of some side street, markets are one of, if not, the best opportunity for a local travel experience, […]

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These are the Best Cities to Visit in Sicily

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As the largest island in the Mediterranean, Sicily offers a little bit of everything for every traveller. Walk through the remains and history of the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento. Dive well below the watchful eye of Helios to a long forgotten ancient world right off the coast of Taormina. Eat Sicilian delicacies in […]

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A Guide to the Wine Regions of Tuscany

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Imagine you’re in Tuscany, and you’re sitting on the veranda of your lush villa where the view gives way to an expanse of rolling hills, gleaming under the warm Italian sun. And you are enjoying the view with a sip of Trebbiano from a chilled wine glass – complete and utter bliss. In Tuscany, this […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Valley of the Temples

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Following the traveller’s trail through Sicily means you can’t resist street food, postcard beaches and a reflective mirror of blue surrounding the Italian island. But if you follow the trail far enough, you’ll be transported into the time of Greek mythology when Olympians were waging war against the Titans as looming temples stood in the […]

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