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Il Sereno, Lake Como

Driving from Milan Malpensa Airport, the journey to Il Sereno took approx 1 hour. This was my first trip to Lake Como. Italy is my favourite country to visit and I was very excited to finally tick off Como from my list!! I was…

30th March 2019
Featured Travel

Capri Palace – Anacapri, Capri

From the moment I checked out of the Capri Palace, 2 years ago, I hoped I would return very soon. I have just arrived home from another visit and am left with the same feeling once more. It is a truly wonderful hotel. Located…

19th July 2017
Food Travel

Il Riccio, Capri – It’s great to be back!

I am absolutely delighted to be back at Il Riccio! Sun, sea and delicious food are all combined here to make this beach club and Michelin starred restaurant very special. It’s been 2 years since I last spent the day here, and it still…

11th July 2017

Ottod’ Ame, Lucca

Ottod’ Ame is an Italian clothing line. I discovered it whilst away in Lucca. I was wondering down one of the streets when i noticed the local hardware store had been replaced by Ottod’ Ame. The hardware store had been there for many years…

2nd May 2017

Ottica Vogue, Lucca, Italy

My favourite sunglasses boutique, Ottica Vogue, can be found on Via Fillungo, in Lucca. It is such a beautiful store with very high brick ceilings, crystal chandeliers and marble work surfaces. They have a fantastic selection of brands such as, Celine, Thierry Lasry, Miu…

13th April 2017
Featured Travel

Casa Angelina, Praiano, Italy

I love checking into a hotel. It’s the beginning of your trip and the best is yet to come. Upon arrival at the Casa Angelina you are presented with a cool glass of almond milk. You are greeted by wide smiles from the staff…

6th February 2017
Food Travel

Trattoria Gigi, Lucca, Italy

Gigi is located on Piazza del Carmine, behind Lucca’s main shopping street Via Fillungo. The restaurant has a casual, friendly atmosphere. You will spot many locals amongst it’s clientele which is always a good sign. The food is simple but tasty. To start I…

30th October 2016
Featured Travel

Capri Palace Hotel and Spa

Situated in the centre of Ana Capri, The Capri Palace Hotel and Spa, boasts the most beautiful setting. As soon as you walk into reception you are transported into another land, far, far away from everyday life. By day you can relax by the…

14th October 2016
Food Travel

Pinelli, Lucca

Full of the most delicious treats, Pinelli, always gets a visit when i’m in Lucca! Actually, i probably visit most mornings! The traditional charm and delicious pastries, Pasticceria Pinelli, has to offer has made it a favourite for both locals and tourists since 1939.…

12th October 2016