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Day Trip from Milan – Your Ideal Itinerary for One Day in Turin

Here’s your guide to a day trip from Milan to Turin, including the best pizza and gelato as recommended by our local friends! It includes a totally FREE self-guided walking tour of Turin, too. Though it’s not a huge city like Rome or a capital of fashion like Milan, Turin (also known as Torino) is […]

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7 Incredible Day Trips from Turin, Italy to Get You Out & About in Piemonte

We can’t think of a better place to stay than Turin in northern Italy. Not only is the city fabulous, but there are tons of great day trips from Turin that you don’t want to miss. Read on for our favourites! What’s in our guide to day trips from Turin, Italy? 1. Sacra di San […]

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How to Visit Superga Basilica – Your Guide to a Great Day Trip from Turin

When you’re in Turin, you won’t want to miss a visit to Superga Basilica. It makes a great half-day trip from the city, offering sweeping views, a ride on a historic tram, and of course, the grand edifice itself. This post covers everything you need to know for your visit. 1. History of Superga Basilica […]

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How to Plan a Spectacular Day Trip to Gran Paradiso National Park

Want to visit the spectacular Gran Paradiso National Park in Italy? In this post, we share the best things to do and how to get the most from your visit. Read on to start planning your adventure to Parco Nazionale del Gran Paradiso! What’s in our guide to visiting Gran Paradiso National Park? 1. What […]

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Your Guide to Visiting the Mole Antonelliana Torino & the National Museum of Cinema

The Mole Antonelliana in Torino is the most recognizable building in the city. But it’s not just a great landmark. It’s also a tourist attraction in its own right, housing the National Museum of Cinema and a dramatic glass elevator. This post covers everything you need to know before visiting. What’s in our guide to […]

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How to do a Day Trip to Sacra di San Michele from Turin, Italy

Want to see Sacra di San Michele, an incredible mountain-top abbey, in person? This post will help you plan your visit, whether you want to hike up, drive up, or take a tour. Read on for all the details. What’s in our guide to visiting Sacra di San Michele? 1. History of Sacra di San […]

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Things to do in Turin, Italy – Your Complete Torino Travel Guide

Looking for the best things to do in Turin? We’ve been to Turin (or Torino as the locals call it) half a dozen times and it’s become our favourite Italian city. So, whether you’re coming for a day or several weeks, read on to discover what to see in Turin, the Paris of Italy. What’s […]

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2 Days in Venice? Get Our Top Tips for an Amazing Trip

2 days in Venice is just the right amount of time to soak up the atmosphere of the city, see the major sights, and escape before Venice overwhelm sets in. With more than 20 million visitors per year, Venice is crowded with day-trippers and tourist traps. Our survival tips will help you avoid the crowds […]

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Bike Touring Italy: Everything You Need to Know for an Amazing Adventure

If you’re thinking of bike touring Italy, we say an emphatic GO FOR IT! Italy offers twisting roads through peaceful countryside, marvellous frozen-in-time villages, and the world’s most perfect cycle touring food! Read on to find out if cycle touring Italy is right for you. Also don’t miss these posts: Check your gear with our […]

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Unforgettable Days Cycling Europe, Part 1

Before we get started… Happy Birthday biggest big brother! We’re thinking about you today. Here’s wishing you all the best for the year to come. Today was a pretty insignificant day. We boxed some stuff for mailing, shopped for a few packing supplies, and walked around the neighbourhood. It got me to thinking how the […]

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