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5 AirBNB with An Amazing View of the Grand Canal

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5 AirBNB with An Amazing View of the Grand Canal

The one thing that comes to mind when you think of Venice is the beautiful Grand Canal that runs through it, forming one of the major water-traffic corridors in the city. Hence, we have complied a list of five AirBNB that has an amazing view of the Grand Canal, so you can marvel in its beauty up close. 1) Classic Venetian Loft with Rustic Decor: This loft was once a warehouse that has been beautifully restored in a classic Venetian style. It is located on San Pietro Island, a quiet area that is frequented mostly by local Venetians. There are many...

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Step-By-Step Travel Guide Through Italy With a Recreational Vehicle

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Step-By-Step Travel Guide Through Italy With a Recreational Vehicle

Italy covers a total area of 301,340 km2 and you need what to do to enjoy the beauty of traveling through Italy with a recreational vehicle (RV).  What is the best way to travel through Italy with an RV? Our 6 step guide covers useful information on acquiring your RV (rent first before buying if unsure), specific RV road rules in Italy (such as reflective vest), and good places to take note of in your travel plans (campsites, fuel station). Just know that if you want to visit all the attractions that Italy has to offer, you will have to...

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Monteriggioni: A Timeless Wonder In Italy

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Monteriggioni: A Timeless Wonder In Italy

  Monteriggioni is a walled Medieval town found in Tuscany, Italy with a population of around 9,870 people. It is nestled in the province of Siena, a few minutes away from Colle Val d’Elsa, another city with a stunning medieval atmosphere, and is famous for its crystal glass production.   The village first started with just a castle, the famed Monteriggioni Castle which was built by the Sienese between 1213 and 1219 for defensive purposes. Its strategic location, atop the hill overlooking the Cassia Road, allowed the castle to control the cities of Val d’Elsa and Staggia and be on...

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Top 4 Bakeries In Milan You Must Try

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Top 4 Bakeries In Milan You Must Try

Ever discover the softer and more tender side of Milan? It can be seen by the plethora of bakeries, both new and old, that are still following traditional gourmet pastry methods. Here are four bakeries in Milan that you have to visit! 1) Pasticceria Castelnuovo: Pasticceria Castelnuovo is a bakery with a rich history. Enrico Castelnuovo started learning the art of pastry making at the age of fourteen in 1927. However, his job was interrupted for five years due to the war. After returning home from prison in Germany, he married his colleague and they opened an artisan cake shop...

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Top 4 Trekking Trails in Italy

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Top 4 Trekking Trails in Italy

Everyone knows about Italy’s natural wonders such as the Scala dei Turchi, Sicily. However, you will only truly get to experience their wonder once you starting actually exploring them yourselves. Hence, here are four trekking trails that will sure mesmerize you! 1) Monte Capanne, Elba: Towering at a staggering height of 1019 meters, the dome of Monte Capanne is the highest point on the Island of Elba and the Tuscan archipelago. You should pray for a clear day when you hike Monte Capanne, not only for your safety but also because the view at its peak is unique. You will...

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