Tag - Italy

Sicily in a Flash!

Welcome to our Destination in a Flash guide for Sicily, Italy. Whether you want some inspiration for your next trip, or need advice on making the most out of 24 hours, this is the guide for you! We’ll tell you our favorites from our adventures in Sicily and what we recommend to see, do, eat and skip. What to See: Taoramina: Located on the eastern side of...

Bummin’ It By the Canals: Our Travels in Venice

On our way out of Italy we made an impromptu trip to Venice. We originally wanted to stay in Venice for a few nights, but struggled to find accommodations that we could afford. So we thought we could at least make it a pit stop on our way to Slovenia. I visited Venice when I was a child, and had interesting memories of it. Of course I remembered the amazing pizza and...

Chasing Romeo and Juliet: Our Travels in Verona

Recharged, next stop, Verona. I insisted that this was a place I would like to see in Italy, and probably for the most touristy reason of all – because it was the setting for Romeo and Juliet. I know, it’s a hopeless romantics dream and is one of the most silly reasons to visit a city, but no matter why we decided to go, it was worth it! Verona was a much quieter...

Aperitivo, Limoncello, Gelato – OH MY: Our Travels in Milan

Ah Italia! I have traveled there a few times as a kid, and two years ago Matt and I ventured to Rome and Florence. But anyone who has visited Italy knows there is so much to see, it could take a year all on its own (and even then you would probably miss some things)! Originally we planned to skip Italy and save it for another trip when we would have more time. But lo...