Search Results for: florence
By Brian Gage In our modern world, countless locations can seem exceedingly difficult to visit for those who are disabled. In many cases, cities or other places that may seem easy enough to navigate for some people can provide a huge barrier for those bound to wheelchairs, or with other motor impairments. What many people […]
By John Caldwell We thought the view out our window in Venice of the curving canal and little arched bridges couldn’t be beaten–until we saw Manarola. We arrived in the Italian Riviera three days later. The little village of Manarola in Cinque Terre was our second stop in a late-September trip through Northern Italy, one […]
Sarah Eddy found a lot of benefits to not carrying and using your smartphone during a trip, between asking for directions and meeting people, to interacting on the subway and remembering things better without taking pictures of everything.
Enjoy a drive through beautiful Tuscany, Italy in a rented Alfa Romero and tour many vineyards including Verrazzano & Castello Vicchiomaggio.
A day in the life of the Festival in the Apennine Mountains By Duncan Campbell An iconic Celtic festival of these parts, its cult-like Popolo di Montelago (Montelago Community) heaves in druidic ecstasy every first weekend of August, and has done so ever since its rousing inauguration in 2003. Back then at its founding location a […]
Magnetic Island, a small isle located off the coast of Queensland, Australia, is a great place to snorkel, or relax on the many beaches, or explore the Fort Walk to see fantastic views.
Take in the Smell of the Sea in Cinque Terre By Max Hartshorne GoNOMAD Editor There are few places as breathtaking as Liguria’s Cinque Terre, five villages in a seaside national park in Tuscany. You can travel there alone, or you can join up with Ciao Florence, a local tour operator, and take in all five […]
Slow Cooking School in Umbria, Possibly My Best Day Ever! By Ron Elledge It’s a beautiful day in the Italian hill-country as we approach our arrival destination of Il Fontanaro Farms. At 9:00 am sharp, and as promised, Giovanni is waiting at the front gate. Giovanni is one half of the brother-sister team that will […]
In Parma, tasting the unique ham and famous cheese, as well as Ferrari’s Museum By Tab Hauser Passion for food and cars runs deep in the Parma region of Italy. Here you can find the finest handcrafted cheese (and Parma ham) in the vicinity of the factories that handcraft Ferrari’s, Lamborghini’s, and Maserati’s. Besides food […]