Italy Blog Posts

July 8, 2020

5 Popular International Family Vacation Ideas for Kids and Adults

If you’re starting to plan your next family vacation, we’ve got you covered with ideas and inspiration. The world is filled with amazing, off-the-beaten-path spots, perfect for kid friendly vacations. Kayak and canoe the sandy shorelines in the Pacific, bake Florentine pizza in Italy and hike Peru’s Sacred Valley around Machu Picchu. No matter where…

February 6, 2020

The 6 Best Places to Travel in June for Families

Bike the mythical pine forests of Scotland? Absolutely. Ride camels in the shadows of the Great Pyramids of Giza? Check. Make your own gelato in Italy? Sure thing. Ready or not, summer is on the horizon. Here are the 6 best places to travel in June 2020. Italy: Rome, Florence & Venice For kids, few…

October 29, 2019

Top 5 Movies to Inspire a Trip to Europe

You’ve seen Europe on screen, now see it in real life! This continent is home to countless beloved movie franchises, musicals, sci-fi stories and fantasy series. Here are our top five favorite movies to inspire a trip to Europe. 1. Rome, Italy: “Roman Holiday” In this 1953 classic film, Audrey Hepburn plays Ann, a crowned…

August 22, 2019

Top Artisan Crafts to Try in Italy

Italy has been home to legendary artisan work for thousands of years – it’s one of the strongest cultural heavyweights in the world. Love pizza or gelato? What about colorfully decorated Venetian masks? They have it in Italy. And when you visit on our Italy: Rome, Florence & Venice adventure, you do more than buy…

July 19, 2019

What Sets Italy’s Aeolian Islands Apart from Other Island Getaways?

Italy’s Aeolian Islands aren’t just another exotic paradise – they’re a volcanic cluster that’s been forming for over 600,000 years, and they features some of the most fantastic natural phenomena on earth. UNESCO declared them a World Heritage Centre in 2000. On our Southern Italy adventure, you’ll explore Vulcano and Stromboli, islands sporting two of…