Milan | Italy

Milan | Italy

Next: we spent a few days exploring Milan!   The Duomo di Milano is an incredible structure in the middle of Milan. The gothic Cathedral has such an interesting style it's amazing to see in person.   Right next to the beautiful Cathedral is the Galleria Vittoria Emanuele II mall. It is a gorgeous shopping [...]

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Venice | Italy

Venice | Italy

Venice was one of my favourite places in Italy. I had heard mixed reviews about Venice being tourist-saturated but I found that it wasn't any more than anywhere else in Europe.   We took the train to the Santa Lucia station and took one of the water busses from outside of the station. This is [...]

Pompeii | Italy

Pompeii | Italy

We ventured down to Pompeii to visit the ruins which is something I've always wanted to tick off the bucket list.   The ruins were vast and it was amazing to walk through the streets of the ancient city. We stumbled across street signs, kitchens, and even bathrooms!   There are also constant renovations and [...]

Verona | Italy

Verona | Italy

I took a little day trip to Verona and it was lovely to explore another smaller town in Italy. I took the Italo train from Florence which only took 1.5 hours - very easy for a day trip!   The town itself is beautiful to walk through and is lined with old buildings and cyprus [...]

Chianti Winery Tour | Italy

Chianti Winery Tour | Italy

During my time in Florence, I went on a lovely day tour around the Chianti region. It was such a fantastic experience which took us to small, family-run wineries, gorgeous little towns and fantastic enoteca's and restaurants.   Our first step was the lovely little winery Risecolli. They are a family-run winery that has been [...]