Just desserts

Discover the true past of Italy’s most famous dessert: the tiramisù.

A culinary guide to Friuli Venezia Giulia

Discover a new side to Italian cuisine with a foodie tour of Friuli Venezia Giulia. 

Europe’s spring wildlife highlights

Searching for a wildlife-filled spring getaway? Whether you want to admire exotic orchids, listen out for birdsong or spot a blue whale in the wild, Europe has something to offer. 

Beyond pesto…

With its unbeatable pesto often stealing the limelight, Liguria’s other culinary treasures are often overlooked – but they are not to be missed…  

Five reasons to visit Liguria

Liguria might be one of Italy’s smallest regions, but it’s a big-hitter when it comes to cuisine.

Liguria – for cosy coastal villages, unmissable hiking trails & homemade pesto

The fishing villages of Cinque Terre National Park are the perfect setting for a relaxed, Mediterranean weekend.

Campo Ligure – the filigree capital

Campo Ligure is the only remaining centre for filigree, the art of twisting threads of gold and silver.

A master storyteller

Author Rosie Whitehouse tells the story of Italo Calvino, one of Italy’s greatest novelists.

The great outdoors

The region around San Bartolomeo al Mare makes for excellent walking and cycling.

Walking in the Cinque Terre

Liguria has some of the most stunning coastline in the Mediterranean making the Cinque Terre one of Italy’s top tourist attractions.