Monthly Archives: June 2015

Italy travel tip #5: Bigger isn’t better for best restaurants in Italy

Looking for where to eat in Italy? See a menu offering a large variety of different kind of foods such as pizza, pasta, seafood, meat and more? Most Italians would keep walking. Our tip for dining in Italy is: look … Continue reading

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Calcio Storico – Florence’s ancient ball sport

It’s Calcio Storico time, the historic football tournament played each year in Florence‘s Piazza Santa Croce. Arising in Florence during the 1500s, Calcio Storico (a.k.a. Calcio Fiorentino) is believed to have taken inspiration from games played during Roman times. It was … Continue reading

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Festa della Cultura San Giovanni Battista 2015

In honour of Florence’s patron saint St John the Baptist – San Giovanni Battista – is the annual Festa della Cultura San Giovanni Battista. The Florence festival runs from Saturday, 13th until Wednesday, 24th June – culminating on the the … Continue reading

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Top Tips for Italy Travel 2015 #4: Best way to travel around Italy

Our latest Italy travel tip comes from our guide, Kane, a regular train-traveller in Italy. Italy travel tip #4: Catch the train! When travelling between cities in Italy, it is usually quicker, faster and cheaper to catch the train rather … Continue reading

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