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Polignano A mare

Polignano a Mare and Monopoli

Post Views: 5,787 Polignano a Mare is a picturesque town perched on the Adriatic coast in central Puglia. Located 40km southeast of Bari or 40 minutes by train, Polignano a Mare is an ideal base for this part of the region.  The coastal town is famous for its towering limestone cliffs...

Nine days in Paris and Northern France

Post Views: 2,237 For this post, we’re going way back to 2008, during the last 10 days of my 2.5 month solo trip to Europe. One of the many good things about visiting destinations with so much history, is the major sights don’t really change. So the places we visited back then...

The beautiful skyline that is possible to see with only 24 hours in Florence

How to spend 24 hours in Florence

Post Views: 1,948 While I would never recommend that you try to ‘see’ Florence in 24 hours, sometimes that’s all the time you have. If that’s the case and you’re wondering if you should ‘bother’ seeing this historically significant city, I would...

The view along the walk to the castle

Four days in Varenna, Lake Como

Post Views: 4,836 During a recent trip to Northern Italy, we spent four glorious days and four nights in Varenna. When you think of picturesque, multi-coloured houses on a lake with the cutest town centre, Varenna is probably what comes to mind. Set in the middle of Lake Como, we selected...

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