Category: Europe

Lake Como

5 fairy tale places in Northern Italy*

Italy is one of those fairy tale places that is shrouded in all that is gorgeous: romance, history, culture, food and sublime vista after sublime vista. It is also one of those places that...

villa pool

My dream Italian dinner party

Italy has always been on my travel bucket list and I was lucky enough to visit Rome at the beginning of this year where I immediately fell in love with the country – like...

Vatican City

Rome Travel Diary Day 3

On our third and final full day in Rome we decided to try to walk to the Appian Way and the Catacombs where Romans were buried outside of the city walls. We had a...

Trevi Fountain

Rome Travel Diary Day 2

Day 2 was our first full day in Rome and, after a great night’s sleep in the Hotel Miami, we were keen to take our sightseeing up a notch. We stopped for a quick...

Colloseum

Rome Travel Diary Day 1

We flew from Manchester to Rome Ciampino with Ryanair. I know what you’re thinking – Ryanair eugh – but when I’m flying budget or short haul, I almost always fly with Ryanair. They are...

Trevi Fountain

Rome travel tips

We’ve just come back from my first trip to Italy which I surprised my boyfriend with for his birthday. We had the very best time sightseeing, eating lots of pasta and drinking plenty of...