Italy

Cinque Terre view

An Unfit Girls Guide To Hiking The Cinque Terre

I don't attend a Gym, can't remember the last time I recorded my step count and definitely eat a lot of great but terrible for you food. So, I decided to hike the Cinque Terre in 30+ degree heat with no practice. If I can manage it anyone can! If you're on the edge of deciding whether you're capable of doing the blue walking trails of the Cinque Terre, I'm here to reassure you it's definitely doable. This post will ...
train tracks going into the distance

Top Tips For Train Travel In Italy

Getting around Italy by train is, in my opinion, the easiest way to travel the country. I managed to navigate a few of the rail lines and transfers with ease and little stress. Here are a few of my top tips on travelling Italy by train. Book Tickets in Advance This isn't exactly a golden rule as you can get tickets at the stations. But if you can avoid it, I would. You can often save money by booking ahead ...

The Complete Guide To Wine Tasting in Peidmont

For anyone who knows me, I’m keen on my wine. I’ve managed to go tasting in a few difference regions and countries now. Helped along by my partners enthusiasm for a glass of Red. We’ve taken a few more trips together recently. This was our first experience in Italy and it is slightly different to a NZ or US wine tasting experience. So here are a few things we picked up along the way. We were lucky enough to spend ...