Category Archive: Italy

Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre means that there are 5 lands/cities in this UNESCO World Heritage site on the Italy coast. The 5 cities are: Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso. In one day you can… Continue reading

Porto Venere, Italy

Choosing La Spezia region instead of Milano for the last two days of our Italy trip was the best decision we could make. At 13 km from La Spezia town is Porto Venere… Continue reading

Florence, Italy

I wanted to go to Florence because it was supposed to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world, the capital of Italian Renaissance. Little did I know how crowded it… Continue reading

Lake Garda, Italy

Lake Garda is a popular tourist destination in Italy and is located close to Verona (15 minutes drive). The beauty of this lake is the blue color and transparency of the water (unlike… Continue reading

Tower of Pisa, Italy

We visited Lucca and Pisa in the same day. While Lucca is quiet and not too crowded, Pisa tower is visited  by thousands of people every day, of which hundreds of them struggling… Continue reading

Lucca, Italy

Lucca is a medieval city often forgotten by tourists in Italy. The old city walls that surround the city are now used as promenade and the main sights in Lucca are Piazza dell’Anfiteatro,… Continue reading

Bologna, Italy

What a beautiful city, with old and huge buildings and with lots of young people (students) walking up and down the streets. In Bologna there is something I’ve never seen in any other… Continue reading

Verona, Italy

After a long 12 hour drive, from which 2 of them were through the Italian Alps, we finally arrived to Verona. The city is exactly how I imagined and expected to be. A… Continue reading

Napoli, Italy – Pizza, Gelato, Narrow Streets

Naples is located on the West coast of Italy, just next to Vesuvius Volcano and is one of the oldest cities in the world. Naples is famous for the pizza and ice cream… Continue reading

Positano, Italy

Positano is a small, picturesque town on the Amalfi Coast in Italy. There are colored houses built on the rocky mountain and splendid views of the blue Tyrrhenian Sea. There are also hundreds… Continue reading

Capri, Italy

Capri is an Italian island in the Tyrrhenian Sea. It has two main cities: Capri and Anacapri and two harbours: Marina Grande (the main port) and Marina Piccola (the little harbour). One of… Continue reading