Category Archives: Local Culture


Ordering coffee in Italy is taking part in an ingrained ritual of Italian culture, and like many rituals, it is full of seemingly strange rules. Before you get your caffeinated fix from your local barista, make sure you know how to order your coffee like a true Italian.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Today we bring you our Top 5 off-the-beaten path destinations as originally published by our friends at Purewow.com! Need inspiration? Check out some of our favorite itineraries! Milan, Florence, Rome: It’s no surprise that Italy is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. But rather than hitting only the hot spots, carve

Friday, April 22, 2016

Planning a getaway to Italy? Whether it’s your first time to the bel paese or you’re an Italy travel veteran, here are some insights to help you navigate Italia like a local: Speak Like an Italian – When you walk into a small negozio (shop) or other establishment, it’s custom to greet the shop owner

Monday, December 21, 2015