Category: Italy

Hotel de Russie, the place to stay in Rome

Advising travel clients about where to stay in Rome is not always an easy request. No matter what budget the accommodation market here is different. Space and location are a premium and what amenities are offered don’t always match the experience of other major city hotels.

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I only have 24 hours in Rome, what to do?

Time spent in Rome is always precious, so if it happens to be a very short visit, although not ideal, there’s no reason to panic. Take a breath and get ready to put on your walking shoes, a lot can be accomplished with the right planning!

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The Best Destinations of 2018: In November you get Italy all to yourself

  This isn’t just a tip from a random trip or forum, we lived in Italy for years and dealing with tourists is just another fact of life most of the time. However the month when the streets were deserted and it felt like everything was most accessible and enjoyable is certainly November.

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The best place in the world to buy Brunello di Montalcino wine

  As of the writing of this article is my favorite expression of the drink called wine is Brunello di Montalcino. I try everything from every region I can when traveling or at home. The simple truth is I’ve not found a drink that rivals this for its power and smooth beauty. 

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