Either you have a beautiful Italian long lost relative who is more than happy to connect and fill you in on all the secret know how’s; someone who tells you what to do, where to go and what to wear in Italy
you haven’t got an ounce of Italian blood in your body, meaning you spend every waking hour researching Italian travel tips; filling your brain with everything you should do in Italy.
Only to discover that once you arrive in the country, you have completely forgotten to consider the things that you shouldn’t do.
One of the most embarrassing moments of my life was when I was cautioned by the police in Italy (in front of my kids – even worse) for eating ice cream in Piazza San Marco, Venice. You see, when planning our family trip to italy I had done plenty of research on what to do in Venice but had totally neglected the no – no’s.
Do you long to get away from the crowds? See Italy as it should be seen? To discover Florenceoff the beaten track means that you will get to experience the best of what this gorgeous Italian city has to offer but without the crowds. And the flag holders.