Exploring Perugia’s surroundings

Exploring Perugia’s surroundings

Umbria is known for being Italy’s most rural region; therefore you should bear this aspect in mind when you start exploring Perugia’s surroundings. Better said, be prepared for the true Italian experience hiding in picturesque, little towns with smiling Italian people saying ‘hi’ in their now famous manner: ‘Ciao bella signorina!’. Let’s face it, when you hear that first thing in the morning, everything else will just seem, look and feel better. This is usually the effect Italy ... [ read more ]

Florence or the Cradle of Renaissance

Florence or the Cradle of Renaissance

  Maybe some of you will ask themselves why has Florence been called „the Cradle of Renaissance”? And that is a good question to ask if you are planning to visit this amazing city. Imagine yourself wandering through the streets full of traces of a flourishing past and not being able to understand and eventually appreciate the true grandeur of this place. It is such a pity not to inform yourself on the events and people that helped this city become what it is today that we decided t... [ read more ]

Milan a cosmopolitan city

Milan a cosmopolitan city

While discussing about traveling and different destinations, a friend once told me that Milan is very much like a model on a catwalk: it has a perfect structure, exquisite tastes but no soul. I reflected a lot on his opinion and came to the conclusion that he was only half right, Milan is indeed the engine room of Italy’s economy, has an amazing creative streak, is the ideal place for a career and a dynamic lifestyle but unlike all the other Italian cities it possesses a mystery and a charm th... [ read more ]