Posts tagged Italy small towns
24 Enchanting Villages & Small Towns in Italy to Slow Travel

This guide to the 24 Most Enchanting Small Towns in Italy are just what slow travelers are looking for, tailor made for those travelers looking to explore Italy’s small towns, villages, and borgos and experience authentic life in Italy!

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The Big Europe Bucket List: 58 European Landmarks & Hidden Gems

Looking for some new gems for your Europe bucket list? Here are 58 of our favorite European landmarks, destinations, and hidden gems to add to your ever-growing best of Europe list!

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Hiking Cinque Terre: Slow Travel Italy’s 5 Lands on the Ligurian Coast

Hiking Cinque Terre is a great way to see a more natural view of the colorful 5 towns of the Ligurian coast away from the crowds. Cinque Terre National Park has loads of easy to moderate hiking trails and endless blue Mediterranean vistas in between.

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Best Restaurants in Sorrento, Naples, Capri and the Amalfi Coast

Where are the best restaurants in Sorrento, Naples, Capri, and the Amalfi Coast? Here are some of the best places we’ve found — from Michelin star restaurants to awesome pizza joints — all worth a food spot on your Amalfi Coast itinerary!

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Christmas in Europe: 38 Enchanting Places to Celebrate the Holidays

Longing to spend Christmas in Europe? Here are the best places to spend Christmas in Europe — cities and destinations for amazing Christmas market holidays, European traditions, and enjoying a white Christmas. | European Christmas markets, best Christmas cities in Europe

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13 Day Trips from Venice that Beg You to Stay Longer and Slow Travel

As Venice, Italy struggles with overtourism and 14 million daytrippers each year, slow travel is key. These day trips from Venice beg us to stay longer, spend more time, and connect more responsibly with Italy’s Serene city.

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Bologna Road Trip Through Small Towns in the Bologna Apennines

Spend a week and slow travel the charming small villages of the Apennines mountains between Bologna and Florence, and experience an authentic part of Italy that’s off-the-beaten-path and relatively unexplored. This guide has what to see, travel tips, and where to eat and stay in the Italian Apennines near Bologna.

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Emilia Storytellers: Artisanal Food Tours of Emilia Romagna

Emilia Storytellers offers amazing slow travel and artisanal food tours through the passionate voices of experienced resident guides and local producers who know and love Emilia Romagna, Italy’s premier gastronomic region.

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The Big Italy Bucket List: 50+ Things to Do Before You Kick It!

Our favorite 50+ ideas for your ever-growing Italy bucket list — things to do and places you have to see before you kick it! From the foods to eat in Italy, famous landmarks, must-do road trips, and hidden gems along the way, this BIG bucket list is proof that the more you explore, the more there is to see!

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Local Amalfi Coast Tours With Valise Travel Concierge

Looking for an immersive tour of Naples, Sorrento, and the Amalfi Coast but don’t want to plan it on your own? We had a great experience with Valise Travel Concierge, who offer Amalfi Coast tours and concierge travel planning for slow, local tours designed for exactly what interests you. Their 7 day Amalfi Coast itinerary was perfect for first timers, solo females, and slow travelers.

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25 Things to Do in Positano Like a Local: Where to Eat, Play, and Stay on the Amalfi Coast

These things to do in Positano on Italy’s Amalfi Coast will have you booking your next trip. From the stunning seaside location, amazing food and wine, scenic hiking, and fashionable shopping, to nearby day trips, restaurants, and beaches in Positano, this Amalfi Coast town has it all!

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