Italy

9 of the best beaches in Italy

Italy: bucolic undulating landscapes, iconic gastronomy and sophisticated cities of culture like Venice and Florence. Barolo, basilicas and bruschetta – we can all summon up a picture of Italy in our minds. But did you know that Italy also has some of the most incredible beaches in Europe? These range from secluded, off-the-beaten-track coves, to Caribbean-like stretches of white sands, to bright and bustling harbour shores with gelato stands and pizzerias aplenty. We think the following 9 are some of the best to be found… do you agree?

Top 10 Places you must visit in Italy

When you tell someone you're travelling to Italy, the picture that often comes to mind is filled with colourful buildings, brilliant architectural triumphs and charming historical landmarks. The simple idea of Italy is filled with so much charisma, glamour and allure, whether you're contemplating brilliant city escapes like Venice and Florence, or luring coastal retreats like the Amalfi Coast or Sorrento. With so much beauty and pizzazz (and pizza) in one country, it's impossible to only visit once. So whether its your first, second or tenth visit endlessly appealing Italy, here are some places you simply MUST visit at least once...

5 underrated Italian cities

Italy has been the backdrop to some of the most influential travel books of our time, including Eat, Pray Love and Under the Tuscan Sun, and it’s easy to see why. Italy is a hub of enchanting beauty, from the bustling streets of Rome, to the gilded beauty of Venice, and although it may be a tourist’s paradise, there are still parts that are untouched by hordes of sightseers with 'selfie' sticks. So, whether you’re going for a day, a week or longer and you're looking for a complete break from the usual hustle and bustle of daily life, then you may want to consider some of these amazing Italian cities. 

11 Things To Do In Malta

Sitting just just 80km south of Sicily, this small island in the Mediterranean Sea is not to be overlooked. With over 7000 years of history, Malta is a captivating destination and home to beautiful architecture, wonderful beaches and an ancient heritage that still fills it's cobbled streets today. With a perfect summer climate, there is no wonder why more and more people are flocking here every summer - here are 11 things you have to do when you visit!

13 Reasons Sicily Should Be Your Next Great Escape

In recent years Sicily has seen a slight renaissance, restoring some of its best historic sites and museums, breathing fresh life into its cities without losing any of the charms and allures that have existed here for centuries. From its romantic cities to its ancient landmarks, this Mediterranean treasure is perfect for your next great escape. Here's why...