I love myths & legends as much as the next person, though I also love finding out the real stories when those myths can be disproved. For this month's Italy Roundtable, then, I'm debunking a few Italian myths - some of which you might have heard on a guided tour! Read More >

The word "ciao" is known the world over - but did you know you shouldn't say it in Italy? Read More >

How do you know whether you should take a day trip somewhere or make it an overnight destination instead? Here's how I answer the "day trip vs. overnight trip" question in Italy. Read More >

Admire the art in Italy, and then admire the final resting places of some of Italy's most famous artists. Here are the graves of 13 Italian artists you can visit. Read More >

Get a peek inside my suitcase as I reveal 9 things that go with me on almost every Italy trip - no matter the destination or the time of year. Read More >