A Day in Sestri Levante; A Day trip from Milan

I’m back with another travel post today! This one’s all about a beautiful little beach town I visited this past May called Baia del Silenzio in Sestri Levante. After a full week of sightseeing and day trips around Northern Italy, it was time for some serious R&R. We decided that our final day trip destination needed to include lounging by a beach! Cinque Terre would have been a fantastic option […]

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5 Amazing Day Trips from Milan

Milan is an excellent home base for several beautiful¬†day trip destinations¬†in and around the Lombardy region, as I mentioned in my “A Week in Milan” post. If I haven’t yet managed to convince you that Milan is worth a visit, perhaps these day trip possibilities will make you reconsider! I have to admit, we had intended to do a few more trips (including Lake Maggiore & Lugano, Switzerland) but, unfortunately, […]

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A Week in Milan; A City Worth Visiting

As I mentioned in my previous post, I just recently got back from a 3 week vacation in Northern Italy! The primary purpose of my trip was to visit my sister who has been living in Milan for the past three months. Prior to my stay, I really had low expectations of what the city had to offer. Based on what I had been reading and what I had heard […]

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