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Where to stay in Catania

Where to stay in Catania

A trip to Sicily should always include a stay in Catania Sicily, the second-largest city on the island. Between history, scenery and amazing Sicilian food, you’re going to need at least a few days in Catania. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to Catania accommodation; to help you find the best places to stay in Catania and the best Catania hotels for every budget. With nearly 60 Catania neighborhoods to choose from, we’ve narrowed down the best ones so you can decide where to stay in the Catania area. We will cover off all types of Catania accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Catania hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Catania, the best Catania hotels, best places in Catania to visit, the best places to stay in Catania, hotels near Catania attractions, Catania neighborhood guide and many more. Airbnb is also a great option…
Where to stay in Matera

Where to stay in Matera

So, you are planning a visit to Europe’s 2019 Capital of Culture and need to know where to stay? Lucky you, as Matera Italy is undergoing quite the revival that’s going to put it back on the tourist map. With a history going back 15,000 years, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is sure to wow even the most seasoned travelers. The town itself is relatively small, meaning you can easily reach most attractions within walking distance of any of the Matera hotels. In Matera Italy, caves are scattered across the hillside, containing homes and even hotels. The rich history and lanscape have allowed the old town of Matera to stand in for the Holy Lands in several films. We will cover off all types of Matera accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Matera hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Matera, the best Matera hotels, best…
Where to Stay in Rome – Close to Famous Attractions

Where to stay in Rome – Close to Famous Attractions

Rome is a beautiful city to visit, with a vibrant city center and some of the best restaurants in the world. It’s very high up on my recommended lists of where to go in Italy! However like most cities, it can be difficult to determine the best neighborhood to stay in Rome. We’ve done our best to provide an overview of each neighborhood close to famous sites, depending on your budget.  Our hot tip: Stay in the Centro Storico, Rome’s historic center, and you’ll be within a few minutes walk to the Spanish Steps, the Pantheon and Trevi Fountain. If you’re looking for stunning views, check out hotels near St. Peter's Basilica or the Colosseum. We have created a list of hotels in Rome close to famous sites, like the Colosseum, and lesser known sites like Santa Maria Maggiore or San Giovanni Basilica. Whether you need to know where to…
Where to stay in Naples

Where to stay in Naples

To some, Naples may sound like a quaint Italian village, but in fact, it’s Italy’s third largest city, with over three million people living in the surrounding area. Naples and the entire Campania region, are filled with tourist attractions and a rich history dating back centuries. With so many areas to choose from, finding the best area to stay in Naples can be a challenge. Fortunately, we’ve rounded up the best districts to stay in Naples, from family friendly to budget friendly, with specific recommendations for Naples accommodation in every price range. Keep reading to find out where to stay in Naples Italy. We will cover off all types of Naples accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Naples hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Naples, the best Naples hotels, best places in Naples to visit, the best places to stay in Naples, hotels near Naples…
Where to stay in Milan

Where to stay in Milan

Italy’s largest city is a cultural hot spot and hub for travelers visiting Northern Italy. With over three million people living in Milan and the surrounding suburbs, there is no shortage of Milan accommodation, although deciding where to stay in Milan can be a bit overwhelming. Using our guide to the neighborhoods of Milan, we can help you find the best area for tourists and the best hotels in Milan Italy, whether you are looking for luxury digs or budget-friendly accommodation options.  We will cover off all types of Milan accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Milan hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Milan, the best Milan hotels, best places in Milan to visit, the best places to stay in Milan, hotels near Milan attractions, Milan neighborhood guide and many more. Airbnb is also a great option for short or long stays. Plan your trip…
Where to stay in Pisa

Where to stay in Pisa

Many travelers visit Pisa Italy as a day trip from Florence, which means those who choose to stay in Pisa are rewarded with fewer crowds and lines as the day trip crowds leave for the day. Pisa is relatively small, but you’ll find plenty of things to do besides the famous leaning tower. The city has many cathedrals, a historic centre and the Arno River running through town. Whether you are looking for where to stay in Pisa for one night, or several nights, our neighborhood guide to Pisa will help you find the best location for your needs. We will cover off all types of Pisa accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Pisa hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Pisa, the best Pisa hotels, best places in Pisa to visit, the best places to stay in Pisa, hotels near Pisa attractions, Pisa neighborhood guide…
Where to stay in Florence

Where to stay in Florence

The capital city of Tuscany is an amazing vacation destination for those looking to plan an Italy vacation. Home of Renaissance art and architecture, as well as deliciously simple Tuscan cuisine, Florence is a cultural destination for everyone. The city is fairly small, with a robust public transportation system, however the countryside must be seen as well, so keep this in mind when planning your visit. Finding the best place to stay in Florence will depend on many factors, including your budget, party size and how close you want to be to the main attractions of Florence. Some travelers choose to rent a country villa, while others want to be in walking distance of the historical center of Florence. To help you get started, we’ve rounded up the best Florence neighborhoods for visitors, and are able to recommend Florence hotels for every budget. We will cover off all types of…
Where to stay in Bologna

Where to stay in Bologna

If you are planning a vacation in Northern Italy, Bologna makes an excellent home base for exploring the Emilia-Romagna region. Whether you visit for the food, the history or the architecture, you will find many places to stay in Bologna that suit your travel style. Using our Bologna accommodation guide, we’ll help you choose where to stay in Bologna and suggest several Bologna hotels for a range of budgets. We will cover off all types of Bologna accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Bologna hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Bologna, the best Bologna hotels, best places in Bologna to visit, the best places to stay in Bologna, hotels near Bologna attractions, Bologna neighborhood guide and many more. Airbnb is also a great option for short or long stays. Plan your trip to Italy Need data for your trip to Italy? We use Tep Wireless…
The Best Day Trips from Venice

The Best Day Trips from Venice

People say that who hasn't lost their way in Venice at least once, has not truly experienced the city. The small, charming alleys are perfect for relaxed strolls, you can endlessly meander around the beautiful city admiring the architecture of astonishingly raised buildings, cute bridges and beautifully tiled pavements. What you may not know about Venice is that the city can be a great hub for day trips and excursions! Have a browse through our recommendations for best day trips from Venice Italy. Plan your trip to Italy Need data for your trip to Italy? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Don't forget to get Travel Insurance, it's best to always be prepared! I would recommend travel insurance from WorldNomads.com, which is available to people from over 130 countries.…
20 Things to do on the Amalfi Coast - That People Actually Do!

20 Things to do on the Amalfi Coast – That People Actually Do!

The Amalfi Coast is a 50-kilometre stretch along the Sorrentine Peninsula in southern Italy. The picturesque Meditteranean landscape shows off both crystal blue beaches and winding mountains, making it an inviting destination for a summer holiday. Made up of multiple small towns including Amalfi town, there are so many unique things to do on the Amalfi Coast. If you’re planning a trip or are eager to learn more about the region’s attractions, you’ve come to the right place. Here are 20 fun, adventurous and interesting things to do on the Amalfi Coast.  Plan your trip to Italy Need data for your trip to Italy? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Don't forget to get Travel Insurance, it's best to always be prepared! I would recommend travel insurance from WorldNomads.com,…