Rome

Which Parts of Italy Should I Visit and in What Season?

Which Parts of Italy Should I Visit and in What Season?

So you’re going to Italy. But you’re looking at that map and thinking how many places should I pack in and which region is going to give me the type of vacation I’m dreaming about. Tuscany? Rome? Venice? Amalfi Coast? Florence? Milan? Sicily? Cinque Terre? Portofino? Here’s my guide to help you work out the best combination for your holiday.

The Dolce Vita on a Diet

The Dolce Vita on a Diet

I often hear both tourists and expats complain about how heavy Italian food is, but actually, there are plenty of restaurants in Rome that serve up traditional dishes that won’t deprive you of sampling the local cuisine but won’t have you curled up in a carb coma on the plane trip home.

Kylie’s Favourite Food Markets in Rome

Kylie’s Favourite Food Markets in Rome

People always tell me that they love Italy but ‘Oh Italian food with all that pasta and pizza and gelato is so heavy and unhealthy!!’ I disagree. Here in Rome I hardly ever go to the supermarket as I’m down in the piazza buying fresh produce almost every morning. If […]

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