• Venice with Kids - Venice with a Baby
    Italy,  Popular Posts,  Travel Inspiration

    Things to do in Venice with Kids – Venice with a Baby, Toddler or Older Kids

    Venice is a magical place to visit. It is unlike anywhere else in the world, it is sure to enthral you and your children. There is a romance and majesty to the city that, despite the crowds, evokes the glories of the past when trading from the East brought great wealth to Venice. We think Venice is a great destination for families and in this post, we will share with you some of the best things to do in Venice with kids. Your children are bound to be enchanted by Venice, everything is just that bit different, there are canals instead of roads, you have boats instead of cars, the…

  • Things To Do In Cala Gonone
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    The Best Things To Do in Cala Gonone, Sardinia

    Situated on the west coast of Sardinia, in the Gulf of Orosei, Cala Gonone is a charming place to stay. Hidden behind towering peaks and nestled against the shore, the town has a spectacular setting that is now easy to access thanks to tunnels through the surrounding mountains. The town sits on a steep hill that runs down to the water’s edge, where beaches of golden sand like Cala Cartoe, Ziu Martine and Cala Osalla offer quiet relaxation. In this guide to the best things to do in Cala Gonone, we will help you to plan your trip and help you to decide what to do on your visit to…

  • Where to go in Sardinia
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    Where To Go In Sardinia – The Best Places and Things to do in Sardinia

    Sardinia is truly beautiful. There is such a wonderful range of landscapes in a small area; looming mountains, deep canyons, intriguing rock formations, deep caves with glistening stalactites, crystal clear blue seas,  and some of the best beaches in Europe to cap it off. When the natural attractions are combined with wonderful Italian cuisine and warm hospitality, Sardinia might just be the perfect holiday destination. More than just the millionaire’s playground of the famous Costa Smerelda, Sardinia has it all. There are many great places to visit all over the island, so we have pulled together this handy guide help you decide when and where to go in Sardinia. When…

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    The Best Things to do in Alghero, Sardinia

    Situated on the northwest coast, Alghero is one of the most charming towns in Sardinia and makes an excellent base for a holiday. It is a fortress city on the sea with great bastion walls, narrow cobblestone streets, charming piazzas, opulent churches, and an array of stunning shops with coral jewellery. We really enjoyed our stay in Alghero, it has that easy feel to it with cafes and restaurants spilling out into the piazzas, a lovely waterfront and plenty of old world charm thanks to the characteristic buildings and the impressive walls that enclose the ‘centro storico’. In this guide, we will show you the best things to do in…

  • Where to go in Sardinia: aerial image of Costa Smeralda
    Italy,  Sardinia,  Travel Inspiration

    The Best Beaches in Sardinia – Find Your Perfect Beach

    We love Italy. We love beaches. We love that they come together so beautifully on Sardinia. The second largest island in the Mediterranean is home to some of the best beaches in Europe and mercifully free from the overdevelopment that you find elsewhere on the continent. The island boasts over 1800km of unspoilt coastline dotted with beautiful beaches, interesting rock formations and hidden coves. In this post, we will help you find the best beaches in Sardinia (there are a lot to choose from) and we will show you how to get there and the best places to stay. Sardinia is more than just a beach destination and for those…

  • Italy By Pubic Trasport
    Italy,  Travel Inspiration

    Italy by Public Transport – How to Travel to Northern Italy

    Of all the countries that we have visited, Italy is probably our favourite (although Indonesia gives it a good run for its money). We return there time and again and are always amazed that there are so many lovely places to visit. Architecturally the country is something else, there are of course the famous places that we have all heard of and seen in a million pictures. But away from the tourist hotspots almost every town and village seems to be designed like something out of a storybook with medieval towns and villages dotting the landscape. And what a landscape! Italy has it all, from snow-capped peaks to white sandy…