The best hostels in Milan for every type of traveller

Welcome to Milan. Italy’s second largest city, fashion capital of the planet and birthplace of one of the world’s greatest institutions – ‘happy hour’ drinks. This is a city made for enormous sunglasses and pure indulgence – whether that’s your love of...

10 things to do in Sicily for the dreamiest Italian escape

Sicily is covered in gorgeous beaches, stunning architecture and scattered ruins, meaning visitors don’t have to spend much to experience it properly – perfect for backpackers! If visiting in the summer months – which I would definitely recommend – walking tours, historic...

Best hostels in Naples for every kind of traveller

How to find the best hostel in Naples for your trip The southern Italian city of Naples is our dream getaway – full of culture, history, flawless beaches and out-of-this-world pizza – so it needs to be on everyone’s radar, pronto. Plus,...

Where to stay in Florence: a neighbourhood guide

Florence is an incredibly beautiful city nestled between the Tuscany hills, and each corner has its own personality. We’re here to help you find the best area to stay in Florence to suit your travelling tastes. Florence is smaller than other Italian...