Category Archives: Undiscovered Italy

Bologna to Milan: Nonantola Abbey

Bologna to Milan: Nonantola Abbey
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If during your private tour of Italy you are looking for an interesting stop while traveling from Bologna to Milan, then consider a visit to the Abbey of Nonantola. The name of this Abbey is tied to some important historical figures from the Middle Ages. There are unique and cleverly displayed works of art and […]

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Italy attractions: Monferrato in Piedmont

Italy attractions: Monferrato in Piedmont
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This year the vineyard landscape of the Monferrato area together with Langhe-Roero was recognised as World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The Monferrato is a series of hills below the River Po in the southeast corner of Piedmont. Still off the radar of many tourists this area is one of Italy attractions and is certainly worth discovering if you […]

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Florence to Venice : Basilica of Santo Stefano Bologna

Florence to Venice : Basilica of Santo Stefano Bologna
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If you are looking for a stopover during your transfer from Florence to Venice, we suggest a visit to the Basilica of Santo Stefano in Bologna. The St Stephen’s Basilica is the most interesting Romanesque monument of Bologna. It is an overlap of seven churches from different eras embedded into one another. According to legend […]

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What to see in Sicily: Sicilian Baroque towns

What to see in Sicily: Sicilian Baroque towns
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What to see in Sicily ? You do not need to be an architecture buff to appreciate the beauty of Baroque towns in Sicily. The distinctive style of Sicilian Baroque can be seen throughout the island, however the towns in the southeast of Sicily, in the area called the Val di Noto, have the highest […]

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Top places to visit in Italy: Volterra, Tuscany

Top places to visit in Italy: Volterra, Tuscany
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What are the top places to visit in Italy ? One of many stunning places to visit in Tuscany is Volterra, an ancient hill town that has one of the best preserved medieval centers in Italy. Volterra was one of the main Etruscan cities from the 4th – 6th centuries BC and you can still […]

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Florence to Venice: Ravenna Tour

Florence to Venice: Ravenna Tour
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One of the most frequent questions asked by our clients is where to stop during their transfer from Florence to Venice, preferably a place where they can visit something interesting and has a good choice of restaurants offering local cuisine. Luckily for us, Italy is full of places to recommend and a tour of Ravenna, […]

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What to see in Tuscany: Abbazia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore

What to see in Tuscany: Abbazia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore
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When it comes to what to see in Tuscany, we considered the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore an excellent choice.  The magnificent Benedictine Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore is one of the top places to visit in Tuscany that never ceases to impress visitors with its architecture, frescoes and a wonderful sense of peace. As […]

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Places to visit in Rome Italy : Parco degli Acquedotti

Places to visit in Rome Italy : Parco degli Acquedotti
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Your running shoes, a camera and a sunny day are the simple ingredients you need to enjoy the city of Rome from a different view. That being said, one of the Places to visit in Rome Italy is the area that stretches along the Via Appia from the Caffarella Valley to the little town of […]

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Tourist attractions in Rome Italy : Palazzo Spada one of “The Great Beauty” set

Tourist attractions in Rome Italy : Palazzo Spada one of “The Great Beauty”  set
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If you are looking for tourist attractions in Rome Italy, we recommend visiting Palazzo Spada and the Galleria Spada.  They are located in the city centre of Rome, just a few steps from the famous Piazza Navona and Piazza Campo dei Fiori. Parts of the Oscar winning foreign film The Great Beauty were shot here. […]

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Places to visit in Italy : Val Camonica

Places to visit in Italy : Val Camonica
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  Italy is know for its great history. The Romans, the Renaissance  are synonymous with the culture of Italy.   But did you know that in  Italy you can visit some  amazing pre historic sites?  Welcome to the Valcamonica! This scenic valley in the Italian alps which really merits a visit.  Just two hours from Milan […]

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