WHERE TO GO CLOSE TO MILAN: GARDA LAKE - Italy's largest lake

Italy's largest lake
GARDA LAKE
MUST SEE PLACES IN ITALIAN LAKES.

Garda is the largest lake in Italy and is between 3 regions: Lombardy, Veneto and Trentino Alto Adige.

Lake Garda is also one of the most famous. It's an extremely popular destination for tourists specially in summer.

Info in this post:


  • Reasons for choosing the Lake Garda
  • Travel with your children in Garda lake: what to do 
  • How to reach lake Garda
  • Nearest airport to Garda lake
  • Garda Lake apartments where to stay
  • Parking of car in small towns near the Lake
  • Visiting Sirmione: info.


WHERE TO GO NEAR MILAN: BERGAMO, Italy

Bergamo what to do and see
Bergamo is a lovely city located in the center of Lombardy, 50 km far away from Milan.
The city is divided into 2 parts:

BERGAMO ALTA - UPPER TOWN (called Città Alta) a medieval gem,
BERGAMO BASSA - LOWER TOWN.

In this article I will talk about the medieval city of Bergamo.
A city easily accessible from the airport of Orio al Serio, or for a day trip from Milan.
You can read useful information about what to see and do in this Lombardy city.

ITALIAN traditional FOOD: what to eat in Italy

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ITALIAN traditional FOOD
Discover Italian cooking travelling

Tell me where you are going to holiday in Italy and I'll tell you what you eat.
When you think of Italy immediately come to mind Pasta, pizza and ice cream, three elements that characterize it all over the world.
But Italy is not only this.

Based on the regions you visit in Italy, I tell you, the Italian specialty absolutely to taste.

Italy: Floating Piers, Iseo Lake, Montisola

Iseo Lake
One of the 10 most important events at world level in 2016 takes place in Italy this year, on Lake Iseo, a town a few kilometers away from Milano.
A short event, called "Floating Piers" which lasts only 2 weeks (opening on June 18, 2016), but which will provide an enormous tourist flow from all around the world.

If the idea attracts you to walk on a floating bridge on the water of lake Iseo, in this article you find all the information for participating to the annual event.

  • Floating Piers: tickets and bookings Iseo Lake
  • Opening hours of the bridge over Lake Sebino.
  • How to get to Lake Iseo and how to reach the floating walkway.
  • Safety and rules for going onto the Floating Piers bridge.
I WENT IT!

ENDED EVENT... but YOU CAN VISIT THE ISEO LAKE and MONTISOLA.

DAY TRIPS FROM MILAN: 6 beautiful destinations


Holiday in Milan
Cities near Milan Italy
Considering the number of views of the article "places to see near Milan" I have decided to write a second post listing other nice places to visit in Lombardy, near Milan: castles, medieval towns, charming villages.

In this article you will find useful info for planning a day trips from Milan to discover some places to see, about an hour away from Milan.

The writer lives in Italy and knows his territory for which can recommend beautiful places to see near Milan and hidden gems from mass tourism.

CANARY ISLANDS or BALEARICS? Which is the Best for you.

better balearics or canaries
Balearics or Canaries
Are you uncertain about which Spanish Island to choose for your vacation? It's only because you're spoiled for choices...
In this article we'll look at the differences between the Balearics and the Canary Islands in order to understand which will be the ideal destination for your next vacation.

The topics covered:


  • Balearics vs. the Canaries.
  • Best time to visit Canary islands or Balearics.
  • Majorca or Minorca?
  • Formentera or Ibiza?

CAR RENTAL TIPS: Think to know before hiring a car

rent a car best companies
Are you planning to rent a car for the Canary Islands or another city in Europe?
It only takes 5 minutes to read about think to know and NOT TO DO before hiring a car in Europe.

Don't fall for the shady maneuvers of marketing! Don't be tempted by a price that, at the beginning could seem inviting for renting a car; often it could be a bait and switch that hides traps that you need to know about to better protect yourself. Today I will list the essential points which require attention when you rent a car, and explain how to do it:

  • Gran Canaria Rental cars best company (according to my experience).
  • RENT A CAR: How not to get ripped off by a car rental company. 
  • Cheapest Rental cars in the Canary islands.