How To Get From Rome To Cinque Terre

How to get from Rome to Cinque Terre

The beautiful Cinque Terre region is well worth a visit, but if you’re planning on making a day trip to the area from Rome – don’t! It’s really quite a long way, so I don’t recommend even trying to take a day trip from Rome to Cinque Terre. With so many beautiful places to visit … Read more

A Short Guide To Ventotene Island, Italy


Have you ever heard of Ventotene? This tiny island really packs in a lot despite its diminutive size – a Roman villa, a Bourbon village, stunning beaches, nature, marine life, and birdwatching opportunities. Ventotene is part of the Ponziane Archipelago, named after Ponza, the largest island and popular weekend destination from Rome. The island is … Read more

How To Get From Rome To Pompeii

from Rome to Pompeii

While Rome has its fair share of attractions stretching back to antiquity, there’s much more to see across the country – and one of the big-hitter ancient sites is Pompeii. If you’re in Rome and you feel like making your way to this amazingly well-preserved hub of historic intrigue, luckily for you it can be … Read more

How To Get From Rome To Pisa

From Rome to Pisa

Rome and Pisa are 164 miles (265 kilometers) apart from each other, as the crow flies. There are different modes of transport you can take to get from Rome to Pisa, each with their pros and cons – all of which depend on how long you can spare to travel, what your budget is and … Read more

A Perfect Day Trip From Rome To Florence

day trip from Rome to Florence

Thankfully, Florence is close enough to the Italian capital that you can quite easily go there on a day trip from Rome to Florence. Yes, there’s a lot to see in Florence – and a day is certainly not enough to see absolutely everything – but it is certainly enough for a taster. So if … Read more

How To Get From Rome To Florence

From Rome to Florence

Are you looking for the best way of getting from Rome to Florence? You are in the right place. I have done this journey myself, multiple times and using virtually every means of transportation available, and here I will be sharing everything you should know for a safe, smooth and easy journey. Florence is a … Read more

A Useful Guide To Celleno Borgo Fantasma

Celleno Borgo Fantasma

If you’re a fan of mystery, history or simply like the idea of exploring a ghost town, then you should definitely put Celleno Borgo Fantasma on your itinerary when you visit Italy. This is one of the country’s 6,000 or so villages or hamlets that have been left practically abandoned – Borgo Fantasma literally means … Read more

The Best Guide To Vitorchiano, Italy


Vitorichiano is one of a collection of pretty towns to be found in the Tuscia region. Taking its name from the Etruscans (a pre-Roman civilization), not only is this area strewn with ancient origins, it has also played an important role in medieval Italian history – and beyond. I grew up with a poster of … Read more

A Complete Guide To Soriano Nel Cimino

Soriano nel Cimino

You’ll find Soriano nel Cimino in the historic Tuscia region – a charming part of Lazio, well off the usual tourist track. This picturesque part of the country offers an insight into real local life in Italy. Soriano nel Cimino itself is a small town nestled on the slopes of the Monti Cimini and is … Read more

The Complete Guide To Orvieto, Italy

Orvieto Italy

Just 121 kilometers (75 miles) north of Rome, Orvieto is a popular place to take a day trip from the Italian capital. The small city, situated on a rocky tuff outcrop, is replete with medieval history, and boasts a wealth of architecture and even a connection to the Papacy. With all this fascinating history to … Read more