A trip to Italy is a trip like no other. It's a feast for the senses, and you never get bored. The Italian lifestyle is laid-back, social and all about la dolce vita - it's a struggle to leave and not want to emigrate straight back. From the Italian cuisine (hello freshly made pasta and pizza) to the vibrant arts and culture scene, it's a playground for all ages. It's like they took every good point of each European country and fit it all into one small boot-shaped beauty. Beaches on the Amalfi Coast, vineyards in the rolling Tuscan countryside, plus history and culture, world-class art and seriously impressive architecture absolutely everywhere. If you can't tell, we're totally in love.
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Top of the Props : Italy

Home to an array of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, rich culture, mouth-watering cuisine and stunning coastlines - it's no wonder Italy is the 5th most visited country in the world! So, whether you want to explore...

Top 5 Historical Sites in Umbria

With vast, green hills and orchards filled with olives, Umbria is one of Italy’s most beautiful regions – but in amongst all of nature’s wonders lie some sites of real historical interest, just a few of which we’ve narrowed down i...

Top 5 Villas in the Italian Lakes

Set beneath a mountainscape of snow-capped peaks and surrounded by peaceful beaches, Baroque gardens and waterside cottages, the glittering glacial waters of the Italian Lakes are as captivating in the flesh as...
Beautiful old harbor with wooden fishing boat in Cefalu, Sicily, Italy.

Top 10 Villas in Sicily

Pretty ancient streets, beaches for days and postcard views - Sicily will most oblige. So, whether you’re hoping for a spot of antique shopping, or wanting to tuck into the bountiful produce, your senses w...

The Italian Lakes Travel Guide

Aside from being incredibly easy on the eye, the lake-dotted landscape also lends itself to some pretty special outdoor adventures including hikes, cruises and water sports - making this a destination for all. ...

The Best 7 Beaches in Southern Italy

Secluded sandy coves, lively seaside resorts and picturesque seascapes, Southern Italy is overflowing with first-class beaches. Picking our favourites from a never-ending list was no easy task - but we've just ...

Best Foodie Experiences in the Italian Lakes

As is true in much of the rest of the country, meals in the Italian Lakes are usually long and leisurely affairs that roll on for hours. You’ll spot plates of fresh lake fish, cheese-topped polenta and risotto ...

Best Group Activities in the Italian Lakes

While finding a please-all destination for group holidays can sometimes prove tricky, the Italian Lakes poses no such problem. It’s virtually impossible not to be seduced by the region’s natural beauty, with ch...

The Local’s Guide to Authentic Sardinia

An oasis of sandy beaches and turquoise waters, Sardinia is without a doubt the place to be. And we truly believe that everyone should experience these unspoilt Italian landscapes at least once. So we've turned...

Team Travels: Puglia

Our Italian Product Manager, Stevan, recently got back from his trip around Puglia (and he's been raving about it every since). Read on to discover the highlights of his trip, a few tips to navigate through the...

Top 10 Villas in Puglia

Over the last few years, Puglia (pronounced Pu-lia) has become a go-to destination for tourists on the hunt for their next adventure. At the ‘heel’ of Italy's boot, Puglia is bursting at the seams with enchanti...

Most Beautiful Towns and Villages in Umbria

Often referred to as the green heart of Italy, Umbria is a treasure trove of exploration. You couldn't possibly ignore Umbria's fertile landscape, olive groves or seducing vineyards. But it’s also easy to get s...

Top 10 villas in Umbria

Umbria is Italy at its very best and once you get a glimpse of the region you'll totally understand why Umbria is also known as the green heart of Italy. It would be near impossible to ignore the beautiful roll...
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 Foodie Experiences in Puglia

The cuisine of Puglia, much like the region itself, remains relatively undiscovered. Which, makes it the perfect opportunity to take your tastebuds on an adventure. Like much of Italy, you'll find olive oils, m...

Most Beautiful Towns and Villages in Tuscany

Towns | Villages Tuscany is awash with idyllic charm, everything from the architecture to the landscape is captivating and inviting in equal measure. Choosing which typical towns and villages in Tuscany to vis...

Best Foodie Experiences in Umbria

Umbria has the perfect climate for producing pretty much everything delicious. The wine is sun-drenched and fabulous and the olive oil deliciously sapid - and don't even get us started on the cheeses and famous...