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9 Best Day trips from Verona

If you are living in this ever so romantic city of love it’s hard to leave but in case you decide to venture out to different parts of Italy, here are some of the best places you should check out. Verona has a great location and it’s easy to make this as your base city and travel to other parts of the country for day trips. Even though I was enchanted by the spell of Verona, my husband coaxed me…

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11 Best Attractions in Verona

There are countless reasons to visit Verona but my favourite justification would be to see the city where the famous story of Romeo and Juliet was based on. Sadly, this city often overlooked because of the proximity with Venice but there is a subtle charm in this town and both are poles apart so it would wise to visit both the places if time permits. I had the opportunity to combine this day trip with Sirmione and Lake Garda which…

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Top five attractions in Parma

So many lovely places to visit in Northern Italy that I feel it will take a few good months to see all the towns in peace and in comfort but just like me if you don’t have a lot of time in hand then these attractions in Parma are a must-visit. Parma, not surprisingly it is also known for their world-famous Parmesan cheese and one of the oldest Parma university in the world. Strategically located between Milan and Bologna it…

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Must see Attractions in Bergamo

Lombardy region of Italy does capture many of our attention as it has some exceptional cities, towns and attractions. One such place which has a fascinating history and culture is Bergamo as it’s clustered with medieval atmosphere and at the same time it even gives a glimpse of the modern life since it’s divided into two parts called Citta Bassa and Citta Alta. Some of the must-see places here are:- Citta Alta (Upper Town) – This part of the city…

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Best Day Trips from Genoa

You wouldn’t be disheartened if you are in Genoa and looking for options for day trips, the Liguria region is surrounded by some stunning places and blessed with a beautiful coastline so pack your bags and get going! There are plenty of options for day trips but here are a few of my favourite picks:- Santa Margherita Ligure and Portofino – Just over 30min away from Genoa are both these coastal towns of Italy. Many famous celebrities and personalities have…

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Best Attractions in Genoa

This port town of Italy is one of the prominent harbours here and with an engrossing history you would be more than intrigued to visit Genoa. Being the capital of Liguria, it is also the birthplace of the famous Christopher Columbus and it has a coastline to impress many. The good thing about this place is that it is not as expensive as the other places in Italy and it’s not too crowded with tourists but that doesn’t mean it’s…

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Turin’s Best Attractions and Day trips

A hub of culture, history and graceful architecture, Turin is all that I had imagined. I can aimlessly wander around the streets without boredom hitting me. Just slightly over an hour from Milan is another bewitching town of Italy, ‘Turin’, felt in love with this part of Italy. Some of the finest museums, royal residences, churches, cathedral, cafes and shopping, it has it all. I feel it is such an underrated destination and deserves more exposure. Turin was an extremely…

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Top 10 Day Trips from Milan

Milan is not only a great city to start your Italian adventure but also makes for a superb base if you want to visit some more towns and neighbouring cities for day trips. If you are not comfortable driving in Italy you can either take a train or a guided tour. Since I have been here a couple of times before, I prefer the trains even though at times it’s unreliable but it’s still well connected to some of the…

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Best Attractions in Milan

Milan is  Italy’s version of Paris for me, best restaurants, amazing shopping experiences,  excellent museums and fabulous nightlife. There is nothing not to love about this cosmopolitan city, which is also a hub for art and culture.  This city has a special place in my heart and for some reason, I just can’t get enough of it. I have to say on my last trip to Milan all I did was relax in their park, eat out and shop some of the…

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Six of the best places to visit in Italy

If there is a place I can shift without putting a thought it would be Italy, I often tell my husband how blessed I feel to see so many places in this dreamy country. If it all goes by the plan I would love to retire somewhere near Lake Como, even Naples would work. If you like me would love to start exploring Italy and later explore more of it’s surrounding you have come to the right place, my friend. …

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