Best restaurants in Bologna

Best restaurants in Bologna

When visiting Bologna it is indeed important to plan ahead and quite in detail what to visit, how to get there, what is in the vicinity, where to find good and cheap accommodation etc, but half of your time spent on plans should definitely involve locating and finding the best restaurants in Bologna? I mean, just think about it. Besides the basic logic that without food you will not have the energy to fulfill all the above mentioned, not knowing which are the best restaurants in Bologna is like ... [ read more ]

Discover Bologna

Discover Bologna

Bologna is the capital of Emilia –Romagna, located between the Po River and theApennineMountains, more exactly between the two rivers:Renoand Savena. This city is one of the largest inItaly, being considered a dynamic, cosmopolitan and college place where thousands of young people come to study and have the fun of their lives. Like any other Italian city,Bologna has charming specific history, art, music and of course culture, being considered an important artistic center. In 2000 it was declar... [ read more ]

Christmas traditions in Italy

Christmas traditions in Italy

  Just like in any other country in this world Christmas traditions in Italy have a charm of their own. Influenced either by the local culture or by the Italian’s way of preserving or ‚adapting’ Christmas specific customs and rituals, these specific events taking place around the most beautiful part of the year can turn any holiday into amazing moments and later on memories. Giving presents Unlike the general custom of giving presents on the 24th of December, also known as th... [ read more ]

Top 3 wine regions in Italy

Top 3 wine regions in Italy

  When it comes to wine production Italy has always been in the top. Be it for production or exporting; be it for consumption this country has the world’s largest wine industry. What some of you might not know is that Italy is responsible for one fifth of the world production, according to the statistics from 2005. As you can imagine a large part of its production is being exported especially in Asia, in countries like India. Grapes are grown in almost every region of Italy, however ... [ read more ]

Most scenic fishing villages in Italy

Most scenic fishing villages in Italy

I would dare to claim that Italy is probably one of the most blessed countries in the world. I mean, just think about it: it has a rich history full of amazing stories, an enriching culture, a wonderful language, a delicious cuisine, lots of monuments, museums and castles and to top all these, a perfect landscape. Not only the shape of this country is one of the most interesting in the world, but Italy has everything you wished for in terms of landscape, from mountains to sea, hills to plains.... [ read more ]

Most Popular Monuments and Castles in Naples

Most Popular Monuments and Castles in Naples

Naples can be quite a fascinating place if you are looking for a ‚spiced’ holiday. If some claim it is quite a dangerous place to visit, others say that this is mostly a myth born and raised by the media and the large number of Mafia movies that have been shot and related to this amazing city. There is indeed some truth in all these stories, but the idea of Naples not being a safe place is quite overreacted. What made this city so popular and mesmerizing is the wealth of the historical tr... [ read more ]

Most beautiful Churches and Museums in Naples

Most beautiful Churches and Museums in Naples

If your trip to Italy is only for a few days, then you should better focus on the most spectacular landscapes as each and every city of this amazing country has quite a lot to show and offer. You might be mesmerizes by each and every building you come across, but this will prevent you from seeing the most beautiful icons of the place. The same applies to the city of Naples, filled with breathtaking sights full of history and culture. Therefore if you are stopping only for a few days in here, t... [ read more ]

Specific aromas and tastes in Naples

Specific aromas and tastes in Naples

Naples is such an amazing city, with such a glorious history and a rich culture that a simple trip to this wonderful land might be one of the most fruitful trips you ever made. Its complexity is so high that even discovering the specific aromas and tastes in Naples could be a life changing experience. Naples’ unique products are recognized worldwide and are exported due to their excellent quality. Therefore a trip to the south of Italy might be an extraordinary opportunity to try these aroma... [ read more ]

The historical background of Naples

The historical background of Naples

A city will reveal itself differently if you know how to discover it. Travelling does not mean only eating new dishes, seeing different buildings and meeting the locals. Travelling means trying to put the pieces together so that you can understand a city’s present through the events and stories of its past. It is like trying not to judge a person by making sure you have all the details of his/her life and all the circumstances. Therefore if you ever plan to see the south part of Italy,... [ read more ]

Top 3 Events you should not miss in Naples

Top 3 Events you should not miss in Naples

Just like all around Italy, people fromNapleshave celebrations and local events almost every month. If you wish to plan your trip around such occasions, then make sure you book your tickets on the correct dates. As you might expect, get prepared for lots of fun and new information, interesting traditional rituals and yummy food. Therefore let’s find out which are the Top 3 Events you should not miss in Naples: 1. Maggio dei Monumenti (May of the Monuments) If you are travelling on a l... [ read more ]