Florence, Tuscany & Umbria articles
Written by our Florence, Tuscany & Umbria specialists, our travel articles are designed to give you a closer insight into Florence, Tuscany & Umbria, along with our top recommendations on what to do and where to go.
The art, music, food and festivals that have helped make Italy one of the world's most enduring holiday destinations. Read our guide to living the sweet life, and how to make the most of this beautiful country.
Simply put, Tuscany’s capital is a world wonder. But since other travellers know this too, you'll want to use these insider tips to see Florence in a new way, from quiet walking routes to the best spot to catch a sunset.
Italy specialist Charlie Pritchard has collated this list of Italy’s ultimate driving holidays. And, along with the highlights of Tuscany and the Amalfi Coast, there are plenty of secrets to discover, too.
Our specialists have put together the ultimate in cruise inspiration, from Greek island hopping in style to an exploration cruise into the glacial wilds of Alaska. As always, it’s all based on first-hand knowledge.
For some, travel is as much about discovering new foods and cultures as it is exploring new destinations. We take a look at some of the world's best food festivals to help get your taste buds tingling for a foodie holiday.
If you're looking for an extra special five-star holiday, then head to Europe. It is diverse and exciting, with a wide-range of cultures, landscapes, climates and customs. Importantly, it also has some seriously top-end experiences and accommodation on offer. From Montenegro to Malta, Scandinavia t…