Category Archives: Food & Wine

Places to visit in Tuscany: exploring Siena

Places to visit in Tuscany: exploring Siena
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Siena is one of the most popular and beautiful places to visit in Tuscany. Rich in art, history and local traditions this Tuscan town will steal your heart. Despite the town’s small size, there are plenty of things to see in Siena. Start from the 13th-century main square, the Piazza del Campo, where every summer […]

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Custom Vacations in Italy: exploring Piacenza

Custom Vacations in Italy: exploring Piacenza
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A short drive from Milan, in the centre of the fertile Padana Valley, lies the beautiful city of Piacenza. Surrounded by well-preserved 16th century city walls it boasts some great architectural gems and historic attractions and is well worth a visit on your custom vacations in Italy. Piacenza’s central square, Piazza Cavalli, is dominated by […]

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Private Italy Vacations: visiting Sulmona in Abruzzo

Private Italy Vacations: visiting Sulmona in Abruzzo
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Sulmona is a hidden gem of central Italy. Visiting it as part of private Italy vacations can be a real pleasure as it offers everything that sophisticated travelers look for in this beautiful country: history, culture, great food and wine plus the splendor of unspoilt nature. Walking along small cobbled streets of Sulmona is like stepping […]

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Custom Italy Tours: Casale Monferrato in Piemonte

Custom Italy Tours: Casale Monferrato in Piemonte
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We never get tired of talking about the beautiful region of Piemonte on this blog. Being off the mass tourism radar it appeals to the travellers who want to discover hidden gems in Bel Paese and opt for custom Italy tours to suite their tastes. Casale Monferrato is a little gem located about forty miles away from […]

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Private Italy tours: discover Scanno, Abruzzo

Private Italy tours: discover Scanno, Abruzzo
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The small mountain village of Scanno, Abruzzo is a hidden gem that can be explored on one of our private Italy tours. One of the most beautiful villages in Italy and among the most photographed in the country, Scanno has retained its traditional charm throughout centuries. The best way to discover this little gem is […]

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Custom made tours to Italy: pleasures of Tuscany

Custom made tours to Italy: pleasures of Tuscany
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Tuscany has the best of everything: beautiful landscapes, prized wines, delicious cuisine, stunning medieval hill towns, and excellent museums. On a custom made tours to Italy, you can explore the pleasures of this beautiful region in comfort and style. Here are some suggestions on what can be included in your tailor-made trip. Castles Tuscany is […]

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Best place to eat in Italy: cuisine of Campania

Best place to eat in Italy: cuisine of Campania
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South of Rome, along the Tyrrhenian Sea lies the region of Campania, the best place to eat in Italy, according to some serious foodies. The Campania region includes travel hot spots such as Pompeii and the Amalfi coast, the islands of Capri and Ischia. It is also famous for delectable cuisine and agricultural produce: on the rich […]

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Honeymoon in Italy: Emerald Coast Sardinia

Honeymoon in Italy: Emerald Coast Sardinia
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Located off the western coast of Italy, the magnificent Costa Smeralda in Sardinia is ideal for a romantic honeymoon in Italy. Although it has been a magnet for celebrities, royals, and Arab sheikhs and Russian for decades, you don’t have to break the bank to enjoy the Emerald Coast. Running about 35 miles on the […]

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What to see in Sicily: Saint Agatha’s Feast

What to see in Sicily: Saint Agatha’s Feast
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When Road to Italy’s customers wonder about what to see in Sicily, we always suggest Saint Agatha’s Feast, one of the largest and most impressive religious festivals in the world that takes place in the beautiful Baroque city of Catania in February and August. Up to one million people with the entire city and numerous […]

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Italy Honeymoon: sampling typical desserts

Italy Honeymoon: sampling typical desserts
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A Italy Honeymoon is nothing short of magic: romantic strolls in Capri, dramatic sunsets in Rome, a gondola ride in Venice, – no matter what part of Bel Paese you choose, it will be unforgettable. To add a sweet touch to your honeymoon get acquainted with the typical desserts of the area you are staying in. […]

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