Varenna, Italy: Tips for Visiting

Last updated on December 21st, 2022 at 04:21 pmLake Como frequently comes to mind when people think of the Italian Alps. One of our all-time favorite trips combined Lake Como, Milan and Bergamo. All three locations are around an hour away from each other by train or car. So it’s perfect for a week’s vacation. Between…

Milan Duomo in a Thunderstorm and Tips for Visiting

Last updated on April 15th, 2021 at 07:10 pm  Along with Leonardo Da Vinci’s ‘Last Supper’ fresco, Milan’s duomo is one of the most iconic images of Italy’s fashion capital. This past May we spent 2 days in Milano during a week long trip to northern Italy’s Lombardia region. The Milan Duomo is impressive, and…

Piazza in the Rain