Italy Bucket List: 130+ Best Things To Do In Italy

Need some destination inspiration for a trip to Italy? You’ve come to the right place. This is the ultimate Italy bucket list. It covers the 130+ best things to do, see, and experience in Italy. I created it based on my many vacations in this dreamy country. Indeed, Italy is one of my favorite countries … Read more

Leonardo’s Milan: On the Leonardo da Vinci Art Trail

“Once you have tasted the sky, you’ll forever look up.” — Leonardo da Vinci Planning a trip to Milan and obsessed with Leonardo da Vinci? Here’s my guide to the must see Leonardo da Vinci sites and attractions in Milan Italy. Leonardo lived in Milan for almost 20 years and is considered a beloved adopted … Read more

Milan Bucket List: Guide To Milan’s Top Must Visit Attractions

Underrated Milan is an amazing destination in northern Italy. It’s a vibrant and sophisticated modern city, the thriving finance and fashion capitol of Italy. The city combines old world charm and modern “bright lights, big city” flair in compelling fashion. You can’t help but be dazzled by Milan’s architecture, piazzas, historic sites, iconic art, and … Read more

One Week Venice To Milan Itinerary

Are you planning a 7 day road trip from Venice to Milan in northern Italy and looking for the perfect one week itinerary? You’re in luck! This popular tourist route is only a 3 hour drive. But it’s packed with some of Italy’s top landmarks, including medieval UNESCO towns, ornate palazzos, Roman ruins, and secret … Read more

Visitor’s Guide to Mantegna’s Groundbreaking Camera degli Sposi In Mantua Italy

Here’s my guide to Andrea Mantegna’s famous Camera degli Sposi in Mantua Italy. The Camera is a magical room frescoed with illusionistic paintings in Mantua’s Ducal Palace. It’s considered a hugely influential masterpiece from the early Renaissance. The fresco is famous for being the first trompe l’oeil in the history of painting. This is an … Read more

Visitor’s Guide to Mantua’s Spectacular Te Palace

If you’re planning to visit the hidden gem town of Mantua in northern Italy, make sure to check out the spectacular Te Palace. Considered one of the world’s most unique and beautiful buildings, it’s a wildly inventive and theatrical feat of both architecture and decoration. This ultimate guide will help you plan your visit. Te … Read more

20 Last Supper Paintings From Renaissance Italy (& Where To Find Them)

The Last Supper has long been a beloved theme among Italian Renaissance artists, who depicted it in countless paintings. This meal is perhaps the most renowned in history. The Last Supper is a powerful moment in Western hagiography. It’s the moment when Jesus reveals to his twelve apostles that one among them will ultimately betray … Read more

The Perfect One Day In Milan Itinerary

Milan is the vibrant capital of Italy’s Lombardy region. It’s a global fashion and design hub known for its cosmopolitan atmosphere. Why visit Milan? The city is home to iconic landmarks such as the stunning Duomo di Milano and Leonardo’s The Last Supper masterpiece. Milan also boasts world-class shopping, a thriving culinary scene, and a … Read more

Guide To Leonardo’s The Last Supper & How To See It in Milan

If you’re a fan of the Renaissance visiting Milan, Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper is a must-see. The Last Supper is one of the world’s most famous paintings, located in the refectory of Santa Maria delle Grazie. This billboard size fresco rivals the fame of the Mona Lisa. Not only is The Last Supper … Read more

7 Days in Italy: 12 Amazing One Week Itineraries for Italy

Need some destination inspiration for a trip to Italy? Here’s my guide to spending one week in Italy, with 12 sample itineraries. One week in Italy might not seem like much time. But, with some advance planning and ambition, you can definitely have a bucket list adventure. There’s nowhere more romantic (or popular) than Italy. … Read more