Author Archives: I Heart Italy

Venice to Dolomites Day Trip – How to Get There & Where to Go

Venice, a city known for its winding canals, historic architecture, and romantic gondola rides, is undoubtedly a must-visit destination in Italy. However, if you’re looking to take a break from the bustling city and immerse yourself in nature, a day trip to the breathtaking Dolomites is just what you need. Just a few hours away, […]

Unforgettable Things to do in Sardinia

A beach with a castle in Sardinia Italy

Looking for an Italian island getaway where you can enjoy sun and sand with some great food and culture? Sardinia has it all! Explore the most essential things to do in Sardinia. Our family was lucky enough to spend a few months on this gorgeous island during our Italian backpacking adventure. We loved every minute […]

What is Italy Famous For? 32 Things Italy Is Known For

From stunning architecture to delicious Italian cuisine, picturesque villages, famous cities, and historical landmarks to famous Italian painters, there are certainly a lot of things that Italy is famous for. Of course, you may think of pasta and gelato, the Vespas, and the gondola ride when you hear the word Italy, but there’s even more […]

Tips for Visiting Saturnia Hot Springs Tuscany Italy

Tips for Visiting the Saturnia Hot Springs Italy When I first saw photos of Cascate del Mulino, or Saturnia Hot Springs, I knew I had to go.  The aquamarine-colored hillside hot spring looked majestic with the steam rising up from each pool, the resident Italians soaking up the warm bath and the ambiance of the […]

How to Get Around Cinque Terre

How to Get Around Cinque Terre, Italy

Discover the stunning Italian coastline with our ultimate guide to getting around Cinque Terre! From the colorful fishing villages of Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza, and Monterosso to the breathtaking coastal views, our guide will help you navigate the best routes, transportation options, and local tips to make the most of your trip. Cinque Terre is […]

The Cinque Terre Food Guide – 17 Authentic foods you Need to Try!

This region has some of the most incredible eats. Let me show you what to eat in Cinque Terre and the 17 foods you must try in this Cinque Terre food guide! Cinque Terre, a region located along the Italian Riviera coastline, is renowned not only for its picturesque villages and stunning coastal landscapes but […]

Where to Stay in Cinque Terre In Each Village: The Best Hotels and Vacation Rentals

Located along the coastlines of the Italian Riviera, Cinque Terre is a picturesque region known for breathtaking views, hiking trails, and charming five villages. In this post, you’ll learn where to stay in Cinque Terre in each of the Cinque Terre towns. Cinque Terre is an Italian coastal region that breathes beauty anywhere you go. […]