Category Archives: Travel Tips

Shore excursion from Civitavecchia: Tuscania

Shore excursion from Civitavecchia: Tuscania
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If you are on a cruise in the Mediterranean Sea and one of the ports where your ship will dock is Civitavecchia, don’t just stop in Rome; consider going on a shore excursion from Civitavecchia and explore one of the beautiful cities surrounding Italy’s capital. Road to Italy suggests you visit Tuscania, a stunning art […]

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Where to go in Sicily: Taormina

Where to go in Sicily: Taormina
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If you ask an Italian where to go in Sicily one of the places you will hear will, certainly, be Taormina. This small seaside town on the east is often called a “Sicilian Monte Carlo”: here you have the snow-capped Mount Etna, turquoise sea and ancient ruins of a Greek theatre. It is, undoubtedly, a […]

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Ice Cream Festival Rome

Ice Cream Festival Rome
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Take a hot Sunday in May and add it to one of the most popular desserts that people know. It is an irresistible treat that unites all ages and all nationalities: ice cream. That’s why I took this decadent initiative to poke around the Ice Cream Festival Rome held in Rome May 15 – 18 […]

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Private Tours of Italy Ideas: Churches in Florence

Private Tours of Italy Ideas: Churches in Florence
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There are many things to do in Florence: sightseeing, shopping, dining in style. A walk around the city’s stunning churches while on your private tour of Italy will help you to discover its glorious past. There are more than 200 churches in Florence. For centuries, they have been not only places for solemn prayers but […]

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Best places to eat in Rome

Best places to eat in Rome
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Finding good places with a tourist menu and decent food in Rome is easy, but locating the best places to eat in Rome requires some insider knowledge and tons of research. We have done it all for you, so you can relax and enjoy Rome in style. Here are our suggestions on where to find […]

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Rome attractions: The Children’s Museum

Rome attractions:  The Children’s Museum
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While enjoying the free time that a private Italy tour permits, there are many special and unique Rome attractions  that one can fit into a stay. Traveling on the Via Flamnia in the center of Rome, the laughter of children leads the way to your destination although it is not difficult to find without it. […]

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Top places to visit in Italy: Cinque Terre

Top places to visit in Italy: Cinque Terre
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Cinque Terre with its five picturesque villages is without a doubt one of the top places to visit in Italy.  This part of the stunning Italian Riviera is quite compact and can be easily explored on a day trip or enjoyed during a longer private tour. The five villages of Cinque Terre (“five lands”) Vernazza, Monterosso al Mare, […]

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Where to go in Sicily: Monreale

Where to go in Sicily: Monreale
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Where to go in Sicily ? On the slopes of Monte Caputo lays the town of Monreale. It is only a short drive from Palermo and is certainly worth a day trip during your Sicily tour. The road to Monreale runs through the beautiful valley called “La Conca d’Oro” (“The Golden Shell”) with its orange and olive […]

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Places to visit in Tuscany: Abbey of Sant’ Antimo

Places to visit in Tuscany: Abbey of Sant’ Antimo
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Concerning the best places to visit in Tuscany, we decided to let you know more about the Abbey of Sant’Antimo. The Abbey of Sant’Antimo (Abbazia di Sant’Antimo) sits in a verdant valley, surrounded by ancient olive trees and cypresses, south of Montalcino in Tuscany. It is a wonderful place to visit on your honeymoon in […]

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Luxury tours of Italy: Best shopping in Florence

Luxury tours of Italy: Best shopping in Florence
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Florence can easily blow the competition away when it comes to shopping. Whether you are on a leisurely luxury tour of Italy or a city break, doing a spot of shopping in Florence is an essential part of Italian experience. Florence is famous for its antique shops. Here you can find objets d’art from the […]

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