Tag: Italy


  • The ultimate guide to celebrating Christmas in Rome

    As a city that is so strongly connected to the Christian faith, Rome is one of the best places to celebrate the Christmas season for its many unique traditions. Christmas celebration in the city typically takes place from December 8th to January 6th, and there is a wide variety of… Read More
  • Top things to do in Venice in 2022

    Unsure about which places to see or what things to do while visiting Venice this upcoming year? We’ve got you covered! Trip planning can be stressful, and we want to make sure that you get the most out of your time in the city. Check out our travel tips below!… Read More

The ultimate guide to celebrating Christmas in Rome

As a city that is so strongly connected to the Christian faith, Rome is one of the best places to celebrate the Christmas season for its many unique traditions. Christmas celebration in the city typically takes place from December 8th to January 6th, and there is a wide variety of… Read More

Top things to do in Venice in 2022

Unsure about which places to see or what things to do while visiting Venice this upcoming year? We’ve got you covered! Trip planning can be stressful, and we want to make sure that you get the most out of your time in the city. Check out our travel tips below!… Read More

Is Uffizi Gallery worth visiting?

In my opinion, the answer is absolutely yes! If you are someone who enjoys seeing famous historic artwork, I guarantee you will agree as well. I visited Uffizi Gallery just last weekend with my study abroad program and the experience was entirely worth it, especially for someone visiting Florence for… Read More

Where can I get a COVID-19 test in Rome?

Whether you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or need proof of a negative test for other purposes, there are several places you can go to get a COVID-19 test in Rome, even if you are not a resident. The most common COVID tests available in Rome are molecular tests, rapid… Read More

How is limoncello made?

Have you ever tried limoncello? If you’ve been to Italy, I’m sure you’ve heard of this popular drink known for its tangy, sweet flavor. Limoncello is a lemon-flavored liqueur usually produced in Sorrento, Capri, and other areas of the Amalfi Coast. If you visit the coast, I highly recommend you… Read More

How to get from Venice Airport to Venice City

Being one of the most popular destinations in Italy, the city of Venice is one that you must see during your time in the country. If you are planning on visiting and want to travel by plane, you will most likely want to fly into Venice Marco Polo Airport. There… Read More

Can I Travel to Italy from America?

Interested in traveling to Italy but unsure about the most up-to-date COVID-19 restrictions regarding tourists? We have some good news for you! Italy is still accepting visitors from America, and we have created a step-by-step process for Americans interested in visiting Italy to make the trip planning process easier for… Read More

The Trinacria, the symbol of Sicily

Found on the Sicilian flag, hung outside Sicilian homes and businesses, and sold in trinket form in the streets of Sicily is the mysterious Trinacria: the symbol of Sicily. Three bent legs likely belonging to a woman, protrude from the head of hideous mythological gorgon Medusa. Venomous snakes grow from… Read More

Navigating Italy’s Eating Establishments | Where to Eat in Italy

In Italy, eating establishments dominate every city block. I say establishments because a restaurant or “ristorante” encapsulates only one specific kind of eatery. They all have different designated names which determine the specific dishes offered, the fare, and the atmosphere. Whether it’s understanding the difference between a bar and a… Read More