When it comes to gorgeous destinations for an Italian holiday, we often think of Rome, Venice, and Florence. These destinations are on everyone’s bucket list. However, beyond Rome “the Eternal City,” Florence “the city of art,” and Venice “the city of love,” there are beautiful hidden gems in Italy that will steal your heart. These places boast breathtaking, narrow alleyways, mysterious beauty, magical scenery, and remarkable history. Visiting these less-known places on your trip to Italy will enable you to truly experience the diversity of the country. Here are 11 hidden gems to add to your Italian bucket list.[Read more…] about 11 Hidden Gems in Italy: Underrated Places To Visit
3 Days in Rome: The Perfect Itinerary
How To Spend 3 Days in Rome: The Perfect Itinerary
Visiting Rome is like stepping into a giant museum. The entire city is a marvelous display of art, ruins, and rich history – all laid out for you to see in between gelato tasting and pasta eating. But Rome is also a behemoth of a city – more like multiple cities in one. Case in point: it took me three visits to finally feel like I had experienced Rome!
You definitely need some careful planning to make the most of your visit to Rome, especially if it is short. In this guide, I’m going to break down how to see the best of Rome in 3 days. This itinerary is different in terms of pace. Normally, I like to spread activities out over the 3 days, but in this case, we’ll pack a lot into day one and then slow things down for the last two days.
A Self-Guided Walking Tour of Old San Juan
Old San Juan Walking Tour with Map for First-Time Visitors
The streets of Old San Juan were practically made to be strolled for hours. With colorful, Spanish colonial architecture, picture-perfect corners, and mesmerizing views of the Carribean Sea, you’re bound to have at least a few awe-inspiring moments during your tour. This post will show you how to put together your own walking tour of Old San Juan. It includes a map so that you can follow along on your phone.
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25 Photos To Inspire You To Visit San Juan, Puerto Rico
These Photos Will Make You Book a Flight To San Juan
There are some cities that perfect for strolling aimlessly, marveling at beautiful architecture, and making keen observations. San Juan, Puerto Rico is one of them. Nestled in the north Carribean, Puerto Rico’s capital was everything I expected it to be – vibrant, picturesque, and brimming with culture.
Puerto Rico shot to the top of my bucket list after I watched the video for Despacito. I immediately thought “This is my kind of place!” It reminded me of Cuba and Colombia. I’m also a fan of many artists from Puerto Rico, like Marc Anthony, Daddy Yankee, Bad Bunny, and Ozuna. Naturally, I wanted to experience this place that has spawned all these musicians. The Spanish colonial architecture and African cultural influence were also right up my alley.
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6 Common Tourist Mistakes To Avoid in Madrid
Don’t Make These 6 Tourist Mistakes in Madrid
No matter how seasoned a traveler you are, at some point, you’re bound to make mistakes when exploring a new destination. There’s nothing wrong with that, but you can have a much more pleasant experience with some extra preparation. This post focuses on mistakes to avoid when visiting Spain’s capital, Madrid. This grand city is filled with incredible attractions, as well as opportunities to commit a faux pas. Here are 5 of the biggest tourist mistakes to avoid in Madrid.
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The Best Things To Do in Madrid in Winter
Discover How To Spend Winter in Madrid
The winter months are a great time to be in Madrid. The Christmas season ushers in a spirit of celebration and lots of festivities to take part in. This post breaks down some of the best things to do in Madrid during the winter to make the most of your visit.
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