Castello Sammezzano – A hidden gem in the Tuscan countryside!
Castello Sammezzano, a private castle in Tuscany (and also a Pinterest celebrity), was open to the public and we got to see it!
Kinderdijk Windmills: a World Heritage Site of the Netherlands
Why the Kinderdijk windmills are a UNESCO site worth the detour while in the Netherlands…
Keukenhof: The Garden of Europe in the Netherlands
Going camera trigger-happy at Keukenhof, one of the most beautiful gardens in Europe and the center of Dutch tulip mania!
Weekend in Amsterdam!
Last year, we found an awesome hotel and flight deal to visit Amsterdam in mid-April. I was super excited about it because even though it was definitely one of those places on my travel wish list, I wasn’t very optimistic … Continued
Behind “Il Buco di Roma”: Villa del Priorato di Malta & Rome’s Most Famous Keyhole
A look behind one of Rome’s better known secrets: il buco di Roma, the unique keyhole of the Villa del Priorato di Malta.
Rome favorites: Hair Makeovers at Noi Salon!
Today I’m going to interrupt my usual ramblings about all our travels in Italy to talk about something that is actually really important to women traveling or living in Rome: hair styling. More specifically, where to get your hair done in … Continued
Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna
Ravenna, a city in the province of Emilia-Romagna, was one of those pleasant surprises that we might not have discovered if it wasn’t for our UNESCO goal. In fact, I will admit that I went in thinking that I was … Continued
Sledding in Switzerland
Sledding a 6 km toboggan run from Preda to Bergün in Switzerland!
St. Moritz & the Rhaetian Railway
Continuing our goal of visiting every single Italian UNESCO site, this time we had to drive across the border to Switzerland to see the Rhaetian Railway, a train line that connects Italy to Switzerland through the Alps!
Valentine’s Day in Verona
Verona, most famous nowadays as the setting for Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, is a city located in the Veneto region of Italy. Last year, we spend Valentine Day in Venice and immediately thought it would be a good idea to spend Valentine’s Day in Verona this year.