Tag archive for ‘Holidays’
Tuscany garden
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Five of the best Tuscan gardens

Tony Bassett of Tuscan Secrets explores a few of his favourite green spaces in Tuscany… how many have you visited? Images by PG Media; Getty 1 Villa Reale, Lucca Once home to Napoleon’s sister Elisa. More...

Train
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Making Tracks, Part 2: to Rome

Twenty years ago Rachael Martin arrived in Italy, exploring the country by rail and dreaming of rooms with a view. Twenty years, one Italian husband and two kids later, she still has the memories of those first More...

Milan
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Milan Travel Guide

Join Amanda Robinson to discover some Milan’s very best sights and attractions, plus top places to eat and great accommodation to suit all budgets… Photos by Amanda Robinson unless otherwise stated What More...

Galleria Milan Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, October 14th, 2018
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48 Hours in Milan

This is a city full of iconic must-sees, but there are also hidden gems and lesser-known spots just waiting to be discovered, says Amanda Robinson Photos by Amanda Robinson unless otherwise stated The city’s More...

Matera landscape Basilicata
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Matera Travel Guide

Sara Scarpa explores some of the best things to see and do – plus top places to eat and stay – in the atmospheric southern city of Matera in Basilicata Photos by Iain Reid What to see and do Discover Matera More...

Matera, Basilicata, Italy (sassi di Matera)
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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48 Hours in Matera

Sara Scarpa flies south to visit a unique town in Basilicata that lives in the imagination of all Italians… Photos by Iain Reid unless otherwise stated Photo by Getty Images   Lots has been written about More...

Trekking, Alta Badia, Dolomites
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Walking the Dolomites

With wonderful locations, a warm welcome and delicious food, the Alta Badia mountains aren’t just for the winter, says Amanda Robinson Photos by Amanda Robinson unless otherwise stated Photo by molography.it Think More...

Piazza di Spagna -Keats House - Landmark Trust
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
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Staying with the Landmark Trust in Italy

If you’re seeking an extra-special experience from your next holiday, consider staying with the Landmark Trust in Italy – Jane Keightley explains what to expect… Photos by The Landmark Trust  Casa Guidi, More...

casa guidi florence
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
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Florence: Home of Poets

Jane Keightley stays at atmospheric Casa Guidi, the Florence apartment that Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett called home Photos by Jane Keightley Ever since my first trip to Florence I had always wanted to More...

Venice rowing lesson Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, August 19th, 2018
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Learning to Row in Venice

Mark Nicholls visits Venice, where he goes beyond the usual tourist sites to take lessons in rowing like a real gondolier… Photos by Sharon Nicholls unless otherwise stated Nan McElroy is patiently attempting More...