Italian Allure Travel Blog
Discover the best reasons to visit Italy

  • La Loggia Restaurant at Villa San Michele in Florence

    On a recent visit to Florence I was treated by one of our most beautiful hotels in Italy to an incredible 5 Star lunch at their ‘Loggia Restaurant’ located on the hilltop in Fiesole at the magnificent Belmond Villa San Michele   Arriving at this uniquely located luxury villa in Fiesole the… Read more »

  • Luxury Private Villa in Positano, Amalfi Coast

    On a recent visit to Positano on Italy’s Amalfi Coast we had the pleasure of visiting a uniquely positioned luxury private Villa located in Positano, offering three private luxury suites that have been made available for private rental. Perfectly positioned offering breathtaking views over Positano and the Amalfi Coast. The… Read more »

  • VENICE Private Gondola Ride & Photographic Tour

    Recently I had the pleasure of being escorted on a private tour of the most enchanting and lesser known canals in Venice, both on foot and in my private gondola with one of our licensed guides and a professional photographer. I am always in search of the most unique experiences to offer my clients… Read more »

  • Private full day tour through Tuscany to the wineries and Siena

    Experience the very best that Tuscany has to offer with a private full day trip will be an exploration to the heart of the Chianti Classico, the defined area that begins just South of Florence and reaches all the way to the North of Siena . Whilst visiting the wonders of the area and… Read more »

  • Private boat tour to the island of Ischia, Amalfi Coast

      Spending the day exploring the islands on the Amalfi Coast on a luxury private boat with your own personal captain who is a local from the area in Italy is an unforgettable experience. Our private excursions can be completely tailored to your requirements once you are on board the boat and you… Read more »

  • Remembering Anita Ekberg in La Dolce Vita

    REST IN PEACE ANITA EKBERG The famous and beautiful actress who starred in Federico Fellini’s “LA DOLCE VITA” Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg died at the age of 83 on January 11th 2015, she was in ROME, ITALY A Swedish actress, model, and sex symbol who starred in many roles and became most famous for… Read more »

  • Christmas in Verona, Italy

    The magical city of Verona in Northern Italy has come alive with pretty festive decorations for a traditional Christmas. Fairy lights & Christmas tree’s decorate the streets of Verona, Italy Visiting the bronze statue of Shakespeare’s ‘Juliet’ in front of her balcony to wish you luck in love is a must! The place where… Read more »

  • Saint Vincent in Valle D’Aosta Italy

    Saint Vincent is a town and commune in the Aosta Valley region of north-western Italy.                         Saint Vincent in Valle d’Aosta is a beautiful place to visit especially if you like to take walks in the mountains in north-west… Read more »

  • Travel to Rome, Florence and Venice

    THE MANY REASONS TO VISIT ROME, FLORENCE AND VENICE ROME , also known as the ‘Eternal City’ is the capital city of Italy in the region of Lazio, sitting right in the centre of the ‘boot’. The ‘Eternal City’ is world famous for its ancient ruins, incredible architecture and magnificent Renaissance art…. Read more »

  • Amalfi Coast Views

    AMAFLI COAST PANORAMIC VIEWS Its summer time in Italy right now so a great time to share with you some of the obvious reasons why so many locals flock from the cities like Milan, Rome and Florence to the Amalfi Coast for a well deserved summer break! Above is one… Read more »

  • Casa & Bottega Bar in Rome

    ROME TRAVEL TIP Casa & Bottega is a fabulous little cafe style bar  that serves the most delicious breakfasts, or if you prefer a late start, they also serve up an excellent brunch!  Well known for their fresh eggs, you can have them anyway you like, sunny side up, poached… Read more »

  • Cildo Meireles – Installations Exhibition in Milan

    CILDO MEIRELES, INSTALLATIONS – 27th March to 20th July 2014 If you are in Milan this month or any time up until 20th July 2014 currently showing is Cildo Meireles – Installations, an exhibition curated by Vicente Todolí. The first exhibition in Italy devoted to one of the most important and well… Read more »