11 fun facts about Venice (you probably didn’t know)

With its meandering canals, the dizzying labyrinth of small streets, regal gondolas, and improbable existence perched on a series of islands, Venice has long captivated travelers as a beautiful place that is full of stories — and a few secrets. Curious to learn more about the mysterious island city? These fun facts about Venice will help.

7 wine regions to visit (from your supermarket)

As the bubbles hit your tongue, you swirl your glass and breathe in the perfume of Prosecco. For a moment, you can hear the piazzas of Venice, smell the mozzarella melted over pizza. If you open your eyes, you know you’re in your living room — very possibly in your pyjamas — but for now, you’re there;...

5 things you didn’t know about the Milan Duomo

We know that the Milan Cathedral, or Duomo (Italian for cathedral), is a symbol of Lombardy's capital. We also know it's impossible to take a photo in front of it without looking like an ant. But what about the lesser-known details about this architectural marvel? Here are five fun and eerie facts about Milan Cathedral you didn't...

5 must-visit Italian hilltop towns to appreciate a slower pace of life

Many of us live in large, bustling cities. We’re always on the move and try to make the most of every minute (especially when we travel!). Adjusting to a slower pace of life, as the Coronavirus has forced many of us to do, can be challenging. But a slower pace of life isn’t always a bad thing. 

Have you tried these 5 exotic dishes from around the world?

Since traveling abroad is limited right now, why not bring the world to your kitchen table? From frogs in France to larvae-laced cheese in Sardinia, what seems a little strange in one country is considered as a delicacy in the other.Join us on a virtual culinary trip and see what's cooking in some of your favorite travel...

A virtual tour of Rome: your 48-hour itinerary

If you’re a fan of history, archeology and art (and you enjoy good food), Rome should be at the top of your travel agenda. Even if you can’t get there in person right now, nothing prevents you from dreaming about your destination and planning the perfect trip — and you can even go as far as taking...

Make pizza with an Italian chef: Kids’ virtual activity

Two young girls making fresh pizza. One of them is hiding her eyes with salami.
As a part of our new “World at Home” series, we’re bringing you the world’s most incredible experiences, LIVE via Facebook and straight to your living room! It’s our way to help you live the joys of travel at a time when travel is on the back-burner.  If you missed our cooking class with...

Virtual tour: Vatican and Sistine Chapel

For our world at home initiative, we’re bringing some of our best-loved tours and experiences to you. It’s our way of injecting a little of the joy of travel into your living room and of celebrating the amazing guides who make our travels incredible. In this installment Join Elena, GetYourGuide...