Category Hotels

Where Should You Travel Next in Italy? Try Lake Garda

As The Grazie Girl, I’m always planning my next vacation in Italy. And where have I been? Well, I’m going to boast a little now. I’ve visited Venice, Florence, Rome, many towns and villages throughout Tuscany with my favorite being Lucca, Sorrento, Positano and several other towns along the Amalfi Coast, Sicily with my favorite […]

What is the Top Choice for a Cheap Hotel Room?

The answer is easier than you think. And there are many aspects to consider when choosing hotel rooms on the cheap– from air conditioning in the summer to the cleanliness of the room and, more importantly, the bathroom. However, the one aspect that many might not think is possible for a cheap hotel room is […]

Travel Tips: The Concierge

“Travel Tips: The Concierge” originally appeared on the Travel Cocktail, a travel blog dedicated to “stylish travel, cafe life, and la dolce vita.” Published on January 20, 2016, this piece focuses on an important feature offered by hotels of which many people do not take advantage. And we all should. Enjoy. ***** The insider local […]

Italy Hotels: My Dream Hotel in Positano

via Instagram http://ift.tt/29JLcAm My #dream hotel in Positano, Italy. What is your dream hotel stay?

Where to Stay in Positano, Italy

Arriving in Italy I might as well have been Rose or Lottie from the 1992 film Enchanted April. Based on Elizabeth von Arnim’s 1922 novel, Rose and Lottie escape the heat and humidity of 1920s London, arriving at night after a long, arduous journey to an Italian castle on the Mediterranean. They are hot, hungry, […]

My Trip to Florence: I’ve Arrived!

(March/April, 2015) The trip from New York to Florence is long…very long. So is it worth it? You bet. I arranged transportation through the hotel–Firenze Number 9. The driver was pleasant and accommodating. I arrived early evening on Saturday, so the drive from the airport to the hotel was a mere 20 minutes. It’s a […]