Sicily: an ancient island at the tip of Italy’s boot

With a total coast length of 1,484 km, four international airports and a few major ports, Sicily, the biggest island of the Mediterranean Sea, is nowadays one of the hottest European summer destinations. And the word "hot" goes very well with July temperatures, too. The Mediterranean climate, normally characterized by mild winters and dry summers, is highly … Continue reading Sicily: an ancient island at the tip of Italy’s boot

The heart of Northern Italy: Florence and Bologna

Italy is a living open-air museum and there's no question about it. This country has it all, from beautiful sandy beaches to picturesque mountains. Doesn't matter where you'll go, you'll find excellent food, tasty sweets, exquisite wines and impressive architecture. I've always wondered myself if I would be able to live in one of the … Continue reading The heart of Northern Italy: Florence and Bologna