Earning money & some Italian during your travel

Europe There is a marble plaque on the façade of number 18 Via del Corso, Rome, that testifies to the high regard the city has for the building’s most celebrated resident, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. It reads: “In questa casa immaginò e scrisse cose immortali Volfango Goethe.” – “In this house...

Life style in Italy

Europe There’s a new sensibility out there. People are re-evaluating how they live, how they spend, and what they consider to be the right size for the property they live in. The Italian property market for foreigners has long been the province of the big villa: five- and six- bedroom, 300-plus...

Shopping & Fashion Guides in Italy

Europe Italy and high fashion go hand in hand. The nation’s famous sense of style is borne out by the existence of brands such as Armani, Valentino, Versace, Gucci… and the list goes on and on. These historic brands are beloved by both men and women the world over and Italian...

Hotels guides for traveler in Italy

Europe And at the high end of the vehicle market – whether for land or sea – Italy starts right at the front of the pack once again. Take superyachts, for a ready example. Not only is Italy a hub for building this ultimate in luxury travel, numerous superyachts are also...

Italy Food – travel guides for you !

Europe Italy has of course got cucina povera down pat, but it just so happens that the country can turn its hand to fine dining pretty darn well too. The nation boasts a whopping 334 Michelin-starred restaurants, with the 2016 Guide citing eight restaurants with three stars, 38 with two stars...

If you just have 1 day travel in Venice !

Europe 1 DAY : BACK TO THE SEA – THE LESSER-KNOWN ISLANDS OF THE LAGOON SAN FRANCESCO DEL DESERTO This remote island in the northern lagoon between Sant’Erasmo and Burano hosts the medieval monastery started by St Francis at the beginning of the 13th century. It is a serene environment with...

Top places to visit in Venice in 1 day !

Europe DAY 1: FROM SAN STAE TO SAN MARCO – THE HIDDEN GEMS I presume you have already been to Venice, but if not, I would recommend you to refer to my previous articles and blog as I really do not want you to miss out on that part of the...

Venice Travel guides – Italy

Europe Sigh-seeing guides for Venice – Italy  ! From its very beginnings, Venice has always been an amphibious city. Its fish-shaped body floats on water and it is impossible to think of the city without associating her land with the lagoon and her many canals, water channels and streams. The city...

Venice – City of the Lion

Europe Many cities have the lion as an emblem or mascot and the ‘king of the jungle’ is exceedingly loved when it comes to heraldry. But the winged lion belongs to Venice. The winged lion is the Republic’s guardian angel and he, in some form or another, is watching every step...

Daily life in Venice – Italy

Europe Daily Life in Venice – Italy London-based Libby Squiers owns a three-bedroom apartment just off the Grand Canal in Venice. She and her two daughters enjoy frequent visits to the property throughout the year, and offer holiday rentals at other times. What drew her to Italy, and to Venice in...