Disappointing Travel Destination: Naples, Italy

Disappointing travel destination Naples Italy

Disappointing Travel Destination Naples Italy | This city has seen better days. Naples is more than 4000 years old, situated at the foot of Mount Vesuvius, base camp for Pompeji and Herculaneum, widely known for its piazzas, palaces, castles and museums …

Things we did in Udine Italy

Manhole Udine Italy

Things we did in Udine, Italy | Udine was that one stop between Hermagor in Austria and Trieste in the very east of Northern Italy, we planned in advance. Although the city never ranked high on our do-to-list, we did not regret to stop by for a few hours. Legend has it that Attila –

Mont Blanc from Ponte Helbronner

Mont Blanc Ponte Helbronner

Mont Blanc from Ponte Helbronner | Visiting Mont Blanc is up high on many travelers’ to-do-lists. Mont Blanc – the highest mountain in Europe – rises 4,809 m above sea level. The ‘White Mountain’ separates the Aosta Valley down south (Italy) from the Savoie up north (France) …

Florence on a Budget

florence on a budget ponte vecchio

Florence on a budget | Florence has always been up high on tourists’ bucket lists. According to UNESCO, a third of the world’s art treasures reside in Florence. If that’s not a reason to go there …

Venice on a Budget

venice budget

Venice on a Budget | Made up of 118 little islands, intersected by 150 canals, and linked by 400 bridges, Venice easily makes it into Europe’s top 3 tourist destinations – joining Amsterdam and Paris. And that’s the reason why Venice is also one of the most expensive tourist spots. A gondola ride in the

Verona not yet crushed by tourists

Verona not yet crushed tourists

Verona not yet crushed by tourists | With places such as Venice, Florence or Rome being literally overrun by tourists, Italy’s government is currently studying a strategic plan for tourism with the aim of reducing the overcrowding of its most popular places and offering alternative destinations. Because in 2016 things simply went too far. In