best places to visit in sardinia italy

Top 5 best places to visit in Sardinia you wish you knew sooner

Sardinia is a stunning island in the Mediterranean Sea, off the west coast of Italy. Known for its gorgeous beaches, crystal clear waters, dramatic mountains, and traditional old villages, there are many different sides to Sardinia. Last month I took the ferry from Naples to Sardinia and spent a couple of weeks exploring the island by car, visiting both the popular tourist sights and also some amazing off-the-beaten-track places. I was really blown away, I had no idea there were so many incredible things to see and do in Sardinia. Ever since I got back, I’ve been itching to write …

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Visiting the towns of Cinque Terre: Top 7 things to know ahead

The absolute gem of scenic surroundings, distinct Italian culture, delicious food, and excellent entertainment lies in the northwestern end of Italy. The towns of Cinque Terre have been one of the most desired holiday destinations ever since hitting popularity in the 1970s, and you can experience what this gorgeous region has to offer, as well! However, there are some things you should probably know before starting your adventure, so buckle up, and let’s look through it! 1. No need for a vehicle While road-tripping is an extremely fun way to travel, once you enter the beautiful area of Cinque Terre, …

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visit rome in 2 days itinerary

Visit the best of Rome in 2 days (48h itinerary)

You’ve just arrived in Rome and have a few days to kill. How is it possible to observe everything in such a short period of time? This is the ultimate guide to making the most of your adventure holiday in Rome in 2 days. This thorough plan for 48 hours in Rome is ideal for covering: 2 days in Rome, devoted entirely to sightseeing (arrival the evening before, departure the morning after) An evening spent in Rome on the day of your arrival, a full day in the city, and a morning spent exploring before your departure. Here’s a sneak …

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Top 5 places to visit in Sicily in 2022

You are used to seeing Rome’s Colosseum, the Amalfi Coast, and gondolas crisscrossing Venice’s hectic Grand Canal when searching for photos of Italy, but there’s so much more than the big hits. Especially now, after over two years of Covid, during a time when we all crave space to freely breathe and roam, the most touristy destinations may feel a bit overwhelming, which is why you should consider these beautiful places to visit in Sicily. Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean, is a great holiday destination, still maintaining a refreshingly under-the-radar feel. Though this 9000-square-mile island just off the …

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2 days in florence itinerary

Spending the best 2 days in Florence (48h itinerary)

You’ve just arrived in the Cradle of the Renaissance, the capital of the art world. You only have a couple of days to stay in Florence Tuscany, so where should you go and what highlights can you see in such a short time? This is a guide for you to get the most out of your 2 days in Florence. After spending so much time at home and dreaming of exploring Florence, I stand by this travel guide to seeing Florence in 2 days as the best way to discover the best attractions in the Cradle of the Renaissance with …

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20 essential things to do in Italy

Sitting around the dinner table one night, after a few bottles of Chianti with some old friends (pre-Rona), most of whom had spent time as European tour guides and backpackers, I asked them to name the best Italy tourist attractions to see & the essential things to do in Italy. There was a lot of noisy conversation in the restaurant as some of them wanted to praise the less obvious stuff above the more mainstream, but there was still a lot of unanimous consensus with others. In no special order, I present to you the top essential things to do …

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From Austria to Italy and Slovenia in 1 day: Dreiländerecke

After a thrilling visit to Graz the day before, we were preparing an even bigger adventure today: a day trip to the so-called Dreiländerecke. There, one can get from Austria to Italy and Slovenia in just a couple of hours! And you don’t even need to look for cheap flights, you can just go by car. The charm of Central Europe is its variety of scenery and its short distances, and within a few hours of traveling through the Austrian province of Carinthia, we arrived in Val Canale, a place where the three countries meet. (By the way, this is …

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