Cheers! Create an Italian Aperitivo at Home

Cheers! Create an Italian Aperitivo at Home

With a little creativity—and a little alcohol—la dolce vita can certainly be experienced just about anywhere. In fact, with some prep and planning, it’s easy to put together an Italian aperitivo at home. ... Read More

5 Terraces In Italy That Will Change Your Italian Aperitivo Forever

5 Terraces In Italy That Will Change Your Italian Aperitivo Forever

The Italian aperitivo is akin to happy hour. There are a few different opinions about how and why and where the tradition began: some say it was started in Milan in the 1860s by the creator of Campari, while some argue it was actually started in Turin in the 1780s by the creator of vermouth. ... Read More

Salute! Cin Cin! Essential Italian Aperitivi

Salute! Cin Cin! Essential Italian Aperitivi

Relax with a reverie of your trip to Italy while you sip one of these iconic Italian aperitivi (pre-dinner cocktails). An aperitivo is your chance to transition from your day to dinner, lightly alcoholic to relax and with some flavor and nibbles to stimulate your appetite. The classic Italian aperitivo is often based on one of ... Read More

Italy Perfect Shared: Creating the Beautiful Maestro Apartment in Florence

Italy Perfect Shared: Creating the Beautiful Maestro Apartment in Florence

See the incredible before & after transformation of the Maestro apartment, our first Italy Perfect Shared apartment for sale in Florence! ... Read More

Where to Stay this Summer in Florence and Rome

Where to Stay this Summer in Florence and Rome

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy a sunny dose of la dolce vita at our newest Italy Perfect vacation rentals in Rome and Florence. ... Read More

Florence Day Trips: The Best Wineries to Visit in Tuscany

Florence Day Trips: The Best Wineries to Visit in Tuscany

While in Florence, don’t miss the chance to explore the Italian countryside on an easy day trip to the best wineries in Tuscany. ... Read More

Exploring Rome on Foot: From Ancient Baths to Timeless Gardens

Exploring Rome on Foot: From Ancient Baths to Timeless Gardens

Set off at your own pace exploring Rome on this walking tour that takes you from ancient Roman baths to timeless gardens – with a view! ... Read More

Shopping and Strolling through the Heart of Rome

Shopping and Strolling through the Heart of Rome

What better way is there to get to know a city than by shopping in it? While in Rome, here are some of best shopping addresses you’ll want to check out while strolling through the heart of the Eternal City. ... Read More

The Sagra – Savoring Italy’s Food Festivals

The Sagra – Savoring Italy’s Food Festivals

Autumn is the perfect time to experience one of Italy’s culinary treats. Find out more about Italy’s food festivals why they should be a part of your next Italian holiday. ... Read More

A Guide to Rome’s Trastevere Neighborhood

A Guide to Rome’s Trastevere Neighborhood

Trastevere is one of those Roman neighborhoods that live up to all of the superlatives and cliches. Ivy-draped ochre buildings. Check. Narrow cobblestones streets. Check. Piazzas, markets and cafes filled with locals. Check. Even if it is only for a few days, you can live like a local with our Trastevere neighborhood guide. ... Read More

What to do on a Rainy Day in Florence

What to do on a Rainy Day in Florence

Planning your vacation in Florence during the winter and spring months is a great idea. You miss the summer heat and the high season crowds. It is the best time of year for hearty food like pappardelle al cinghiale and glasses of deep Tuscan red wine. Most of your days will be sunny and crisp ... Read More

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