The best restaurants in Verona Italy for authentic local cuisine | Avoiding the tourist traps

Verona is a city known mainly as the setting of the tragic story of Romeo & Juliet, attracting thousands of tourists each year to stand on Juliet’s balcony, visit her final resting place or write…

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10 reasons you need to visit Trentino – Italy’s secret mountainous escape

Disclosure: My time in Trentino was a press trip with Visit Trentino as part of Traverse19. Trentino, or officially the Autonomous Province of Trento, is a province in the north of Italy, which alongside South…

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“All beautiful things require hard work” – Reflections on life in the Trentino mountains

It’s late afternoon and we’re 1,500 meters above sea level, surrounded by the mighty Trentino mountains and their snow-dusted peaks. We’ve already spent the entire morning mountain biking and the afternoon hiking uphill to our…

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How to visit the Prosecco region of Italy… and drink a lot of Prosecco!

Let’s start with an honest confession… Up until last year, I knew absolutely nothing about Prosecco. As far as I was aware it was just a tasty and cheaper Champagne alternative which I could pick…

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Trento Christmas Market | A Guide to Northern Italy’s Magical ‘Christmas Town’

Italy isn’t a country which is usually associated with Christmas markets. In fact, when I first revealed to my friends that I was heading out to an Italian Christmas market this year, it was met…

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