When traveling, I like to treat myself with one or two small-group tours. Our favorite Italy tours are those from our friends at The Tour Guy (formerly the Roman Guy). They offer small groups, which are perfect for travelers like us. I like the intimate feeling of a limited party. The size is big enough… Continue reading New 2019 Italy Tours from The Tour Guy (formerly Roman Guy)
We get asked a lot: “How do you afford a trip to Italy every year?” A lot of it has to do with frugality (I'm quite the cheapskate), but we also employ some money-saving tips in order to enjoy Italy on a budget. It never feels like cheap travel though—we stay in lovely city-center apartments,… Continue reading Italy For Less—Money Saving Tips for Cheap Travel
Looking to visit the best places in Italy? The Tour Guy tours will have you covered. We’ve made some great vacation memories with The Tour Guy (formerly the Roman Guy)…boating down the Grand Canal in Venice…roaming underneath Rome’s Colosseum…beholding Michelangelo’s masterful Sistine Chapel with only a small group of people. Thinking back on them brings… Continue reading Best Places to Visit in Italy
We met our guide, Chiara, between the two iconic columns of Piazzetta di San Marco. Succumbing to superstition, we refused to walk between the two pillars and instead met the group on the other side. We had heard a legend that it was bad luck to walk in between the two (public executions had occurred… Continue reading The Roman Guy’s “Venice Walking and Boat Tour”
Our friends at The Tour Guy (formerly the Roman Guy) let us know there are new tours for Rome and the Vatican. You can read about our previous adventures in “Roaming with The Roman Guy.” If you haven’t been on a Tour Guy tour yet, look them up the next time you plan to be… Continue reading This Just In—New Roman Guy Tours!