Umbria Travel Guide - Oliver's Travels

Umbria Travel Guide

Umbria has the best of Italy to offer: rolling landscapes, wine, beautiful towns and villages, olive oil, expansive lakes and the food, glorious food. A holiday here can be as lazy, active, cultured and as deli...

Best Family Activities in Umbria

A family villa holiday in Umbria can be full of fun, from the conventional water parks that are always going to be a surefire hit, to the off the beaten track attractions to do with a certain fibbing puppet. Ki...

Best Family Activities in Sicily

As far as islands go, Sicily is up there with the best for some seriously interesting kid-friendly stuff. If it’s not enough that your family holiday in Sicily is next to an actual active volcano, or that there...

How to get a good night’s sleep away from home

If you find you’re having trouble sleeping on holiday, don’t blame yourself: it’s your animal instinct kicking in. A new study has shown that one side of our brain remains on special alert when we sleep in a ne...