Saturday, July 7, 2012

The Most Dangerous Roads in Italy

June 22, 2012 by Travel Guide  
Filed under Travel Tips

Italy is known around the globe for its tasty food, its numerous examples of ancient architecture, and for perfectly exemplifying the Mediterranean way of life. It is therefore not surprising that the country attracts more than 40 million visitors every year.
Although public transportation is efficient and covers most of the country, the ideal way of [...]

Beyond the Coliseum – The Quirky Side of Rome

June 12, 2012 by Travel Guide  
Filed under Sites To See

From the Pantheon to St. Peter’s Basilica, there’s no shortage of impressive must-sees in Rome. You could very well spend eternity exploring the Eternal City and never run out of things to do. The following are a few interesting options off the beaten path, when you’ve tired of the crowds at the more famous spots.
Capuchin [...]

Get Classy with Italian Red Wines

June 5, 2012 by Travel Guide  
Filed under Italian Food

Italian wine is made to match Italian meals: fruity and full-bodied with plenty of tannins, but balanced on the palate as well. They’re not gentle-sipping reds but are made to complement the tomato-based sauces, cheeses and red meats that are so firmly a part of Italy.
Just as Italy has unique cultural regions that are evident [...]