Venice with Kids: 10 Fun Things to Do

Venice with Kids: 10 Fun Things to Do

Last summer we took the fast train from Rome to Venice, one of our favorite cities.   We left Rome on the Frecciargento #9406 at 07:50 and arrived at the Mestre Train Station by lunch time. The kids love taking trains around Italy.  The seats are comfy and the passing...

A Day Trip to Siena – What Not To Miss

Florence is arguably the most famous city in Tuscany.  It’s definitely one of the busiest tourist destinations in the area.  This reputation is well deserved, after all Florence is where the Italian Renaissance was born.  But less than 50 miles away is another...

Florence With Kids – 6 Family Friendly Activities

Florence, the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, is arguably one of the greatest cities of Europe. Walking around this city is like walking thru an outdoor museum filled with iconic sculptures, paintings, and architecture.  Every where you look I’m sure...

Hilton Rome Airport – Very Convenient

Hotel rooms in Rome do not come cheaply, specially those located in the city center.  Depending on the season 3 star hotels in the middle of Rome can cost well over $200 a night for a small standard room.  An alternative would be to find a hotel in the outskirts where...

Capri Shore Excursion on Your Own!

Capri, that small island off the coast of Naples conjures up images of decadence, romance, and pleasure.  Located in the Bay of Naples, just a 45 minute hydrofoil ride from Naples’ port this island has long been a favorite place for the rich and famous.  From...