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From cultural wonders like the Colosseum, Sistine Chapel, Pantheon and more in Rome, to the rolling hills of Tuscany, artistic heritage of Florence, meandering canals of Venice and everything in between, it really is a cocktail of delights. With pink bougainvillea growing wild across terracotta roofs, quaint little cafe's serving steaming espresso and homemade delights from secret, long-held family recipes. Italy will inspire you, delight you, move you and open your eyes like nowhere else on earth.

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Italy Blog posts

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10th November 2022 by The Blonde Abroad

The best hotels to stay at in Venice

Venice, Italy is a unique European location as its one of the few places in the world that is only accessible by boat without any cars in sight. This beautiful picture-perfect city has authentic Venetian cuisine, narrow and winding streets packed with little shops, and historical buildings dating back hundreds of years ago....

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15th September 2022 by The Blonde Abroad

The best hotels to stay at in Florence

Florence is a beautiful city in the Tuscan region of Italy that can be great for families, couples, and solo travelers. The romantic city has everything from world-known art to spectacular architecture. Foodies will love Florence for its amazing Italian dishes and Tuscan wines....

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17th August 2022 by The Blonde Abroad

The best hotels to stay at in Rome

Rome, the capital of Italy, offers visitors a step back in history to thousands of years ago. From quaint cafés along cobblestone paths to ancient ruins at almost every corner, there are so many things to do in Rome! If this is the first time vising Rome, make sure to check out the ultimate Rome Travel Guide to get ideas on where to eat, what to do, and what to expect while exploring the city. If you are a foodie, you will not want to miss all of the delicious delights that are on this Rome...

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9th June 2022 by The Blonde Abroad

Where to find the best food in Florence

The food in Florence has many of the flavors and ingredients that you may be familiar with if you’ve tried Italian cuisine, but it also has some distinct characteristics. Because of a 16th-century trade dispute with Pisa, the bread is made with little to no salt. Despite the fact that the salt embargo has been lifted for a long time, Florentine bread is still made without salt, and other traditional dishes are made with bold flavors to complement the saltless bread....

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20th April 2022 by The Blonde Abroad

10 things to do in Venice (that aren’t Gondolas)

Don’t get me wrong — gondolas are a fascinating part of Venice’s history and taking a boat ride in one is a great way to spend an afternoon while you’re in the city. That said, there is so much more to Venice than gondolas — the city is filled with hidden gems and amazing things to do....

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17th April 2022 by The Blonde Abroad

10 things to do in Florence (that aren’t the Duomo)

Home to the most famous art galleries in the world and truly mesmerizing architecture, there is no doubt Florence should be on your travel bucket list. But, while many travelers swarm to the birthplace of the Renaissance to see the iconic Duomo, there is so much more to discover and enjoy in the Italian city....

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31st March 2022 by The Blonde Abroad

10 things to do in Rome (that aren’t the Colosseum)  

Easily one of the most beautiful cities you’ll ever see, Rome is one of the great cultural centers of the universe. Its rich history, incredible eats, and romantic streets will take your breath away at every turn. When it comes to things to do in Rome, you are endlessly spoiled for choice. Whether you’re bathing in the glow of iconic art and rich history or watching the world go by as you sip Chianti in one of the many buzzing piazzas, this is easily one of the top ten greatest cities in...

Weather in Italy

Our month-by-month guide to the weather and climate in Italy

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