Category: Italy

Tammy’s top travel tips from Italy

Venice Biennale

Venice Biennale 2017

The Venice Biennale is the show of a lifetime with its wild and wonderful exhibitions scattered across Europe’s most beautiful city of art. I’ve dreamed of making a trip to the Biennale for 20 years. When I found myself at the ‘heart of the art’ earlier this month, […]


Umbria: Italian Holiday Heaven

When the temperature plummets and there’s snow on the ground, my thoughts turn to summer holidays. Umbria is one of my top tips for a holiday destination if you’re looking for a hot location with a rich cultural mix. Less crowded than Tuscany, more relaxing than the busy Neapolitan Riviera and cheaper […]

Angel of the North

Destination Art

It was only a few years ago that I discovered that there is a growing tourist market for what is called ‘destination art’. You won’t find this type of art in a conventional gallery. It is generally large in scale and tends to be situated in the great outdoors […]

Tammy in Umbria

Wine Tasting in Umbria

As somebody who has long loved wine tasting a trip to Umbria was a real treat but I must admit that I wasn’t really sure what to expect. So, we all know about the super Tuscans but how often have you read about the so-called ‘super Umbrians’? A […]

Spoleto's San Gregorio Maggiore

Umbria: Seven Travel Wonders

Umbria is sometimes called ‘the new Tuscany’ on account of its beautiful rural landscapes, historic towns and superb architectural gems. If you love Tuscany, this is definitely the place for you. Umbria is oozing with history and culture which makes it a must for lovers of the arts, […]

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