Archive for August 2016

8 Great Tips For Visiting The Acropolis

The Acropolis is one of the most popular archaeological sites in all of Greece, and is a must see if you are headed to Athens. As someone who majored in art history in college, visiting the Acropolis myself was pretty much a dream come true. You don’t have to be an expert on ancient Greek…

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30 Great Places To Eat & Drink In Florence

Italy is famous for its food, and for good reason. However, not all restaurants are created equal. In my year living in Florence, I was lucky enough to eat my way through many of the city’s dining establishments, and have sorted through the good, bad, and the touristy to bring you this list! Though this…

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Top 5 Views in Florence (And Where to Find Them!)

Florence is an incredibly picturesque city, and the Italian Renaissance architecture that it is known for is amazing to behold. However, you don’t just have to admire Florence and its landmarks from the ground-there are many viewpoints scattered throughout the city that allow for breathtaking views from above! If you are looking for the perfect…

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My ATV (Miss) Adventures in Skopelos, Greece

If getting completely lost while searching for breathtaking views, picturesque movie sets and secluded beaches sounds like your kind of adventure, then be sure to add riding an ATV in Skopelos, Greece to your bucket list. This past weekend, I had the opportunity to do just that, and had one of my most fun adventures…

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The Ultimate Guide To Visiting Pompeii

Pompeii is one of my all time favorite places to visit in Italy. Filled with history, ancient ruins, insanely well-preserved frescoes and mosaics, you’ll feel as though you stepped back in time and wandered into the Roman era. I’ve had the opportunity to visit now over 6 times, and each time have become more and…

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50 Travel Tips For Visiting Italy

Visiting a new country, particularly one like Italy where there is so much to see and do, can be quite overwhelming. After 1 year living in Italy, I’ve learned so many tips and tricks on how to take the stress out of traveling here, and I’m so excited to share them with you! Without further…

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9 Great Date Ideas For Florence, Italy

Florence is one of the most romantic cities in the world. From its historic renaissance architecture to its piazzas filled with live music, to the famous Chianti wine the region is known for, Firenze is practically oozing with romance. Whether you are heading out for a first date, planning a surprise for your significant other,…

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