December 2014

Wishing You A …

by Bianca @ Italian Fix

Buon Natale

From my family to yours … have a wonderful holiday.

With love + panettone,




what to do tuscany

Do you know that the Cinque Terre is super-duper close to Tuscany?

Many people don’t realize how small Italy is, and that travel distances are very short.

Here are some cool facts:

  • You can take the train to almost anywhere in Italy in under a day. For example, the train from top to bottom (Turin to Lecce) can take under 11 hours and cost less than 90 euro.
  • You can fly within Italy and be anywhere in under 3 hours. If you book ahead, prices can be less than a cheap hostel room. You’ll laugh when you see the deals.

With very little time, and very little money, you too can see everything you can dream of seeing in Italy – you just gotta get there.

I have a very simple plan

One of the questions I get most from our trip guests is,

“Where should I go after my trip with you?”

It’s a great question, and I have some ideas for you.

You can combine our tours to the Cinque Terre with  with so many options. Many of our guests have stopped in Paris or London before or after the trip. Many airlines offer a free stopover, which is a fantastic loophole.

My simple plan is … go and see Tuscany.

And I’ll show you why.
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