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9 Best Rooftop Bars in Florence

by Monique @ Italian Fix


If Florence is next on your hot list, we’ve got the perfect way to elevate it to “top three holidays ever” status. All you’ve got to do is look up, waaaay up, to experience the heights a trip here can reach.

We say this because many people make the mistake of losing themselves in the city’s labyrinth of laneways and cobbled streets, and never actually finding higher ground.

Sure, this place is gorgeous at eye level.

But relaxed, romantic, panoramic rooftops are the ultimate treat in Florence.

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The Top 10 Spots in Southern Italy

by Monique @ Italian Fix

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Curious about Southern Italy?

If you’ve traveled through all that’s north of the boot already, you’re probably ready for something new.

Something different from the usual suspects. Venice, Florence, Milan – you’ve been there, done that.

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restaurants in rome

Eating at restaurants in Rome should feel like a much-deserved gift to yourself: there’s no better place to treat your senses to the sights, smells and balmy air in the corner of a piazza after a day of exploring the Colosseo. And if you should leave white space in your trip’s calendar for anything else while you’re in Rome, it has to be for all the amazing food hidden in this foodie city.

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