The Andiamo Story | A girl, a Dream, and an Italian Obsession

This month we are launching our new Italian themed subscription boxes called Andiamo (meaning: let’s go) and we couldn’t be more excited to share this with everyone! Our passion is to keep everyone dreaming of Italy, and these boxes are a great compliment to times when travel isn’t possible. Life gets complicated and travel...

Travel Inspires Conscious and Curious Explorers

Ciao tutti! It’s been awhile since I’ve been here. Don’t worry, things are going great. Incredible even. Think dreams coming true, as in I’m having trouble sleeping at night. I have never felt more inspired, more energized and ready to take on the world. So I wanted to thank everyone. My cheerleaders, my amazing...

7 Best Travel Books

Dr. Seuss, who has shared many words of wisdom with the world, said, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” Books are a wonderful instrument for knowledge, perspective, and inspiration. Words penned on a page by someone with a unique...

Resolutions to Help Make Your Travel Goals a Reality

It’s that time again that calls for reflection of the past year and goal-setting for the coming one. There’s something about the start of a new year that fills people with motivation and determination to achieve growth and improvement. Unfortunately for many (including myself), typical resolutions such as exercise and healthy eating slip to...

12 Best Christmas Markets in Italy

The Christmas season in many European countries is a magical experience, as cities across the continent transform their squares into Christmas winter wonderlands. And Italy is no exception. People travel from all around the world to experience the food, art, and culture Italian Christmas markets have to offer. There are, of course, many wonderful...

Bring Italy to Your Kitchen with Christmas Panettone

Like any place around the world, Italy has its traditional Christmas foods to help celebrate the holiday season right. And as food is already an important part of the Italian culture, it plays a big role in the Christmas celebrations. Among these food traditions include eating fish on Christmas Eve and a full lunch...

Finding Public Restrooms in Europe

We’ve all been there. You’re out enjoying some sightseeing during your travels when suddenly you start to wonder where the nearest toilet is. And as you realize you are in a foreign country with language and cultural barriers, a slight panic may start to set in. Nature’s call is surely not a convenient aspect...

5 Reasons to be Thankful for Italy

‘Tis the season for gratitude, and even though Thanksgiving Day has come and gone, we should continue to reflect on what we are thankful for. To give you a little gratitude and travel inspiration, here are 5 reasons to be thankful for Italy.   1 Food Pizza, spaghetti alla carbonara, bruschetta, tiramisu, gelato. The...

10 Hot Drinks to Order in Italy this Winter

As the leaves are falling during the autumn season, so are the temperatures. One of the best ways to enjoy the cooler weather is with a warm drink in your hand. Fall is a great time to travel to Italy, and fortunately, there are a variety of delicious warm drinks you can order to...

Travel Gift Guide Ideas for the Italy Lover

We’ve put together a huge list of our favorite travel themed gifts to help you with holiday shopping, perfect for the Italy lover in your life. Foodies, bookworms, gear gurus and techy fanatics will all flip for this list. Happy travels everyone! Stocking Stuffer Gifts for Travel Scratch Off World Map Poster I am...

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