The underground beauty of Matera

The underground beauty of Matera

on 12 Aug 2019

Marieke Krämer

Ever heard of Matera? This unique southern Italian city is a fascinating destination for your next city break. Matera has been chosen as one of the two European Cultural Capitals for 2019. And rightly so, because a visit to Matera is a unique experience! We want to tell you why. Get to know the city where some people live in 9,000-year old homes!

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La dolce vita: camp at an agriturismo!

La dolce vita: camp at an agriturismo!

on 1 Mar 2019

Marieke Krämer

Camp amid the rolling vineyards, dine on pasta made with fresh local produce and while away the days relaxing by the pool. That’s what it means to stay at an Italian agriturismo. Farm camping has been turned into an art form here. No frills, just genuine hospitality and a passion for the land that you can only find at small family businesses nowadays. My four agricampeggio tips.

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Positano: a pearl on the Amalfi Coast

Positano: a pearl on the Amalfi Coast

on 4 Feb 2019

Jeroen Timmermans

A holiday in the southwest of Italy without a visit to the Amalfi Coast? Unthinkable. The picturesque villages on this world-famous stretch of coast west of the Port of Salerno entice many tourists. And I too became enchanted when in 2016 I caught the boat to Positano, a pearl on the Amalfi Coast. Below I tell you more about my fantastic trip based on the best photos I took.

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The Dolomites: the place to put on your walking shoes

The Dolomites: the place to put on your walking shoes

on 23 Nov 2018

Esther Schaap

Walking in the Dolomites is becoming increasingly popular. But which spots should you visit? And which campsites are best to stay at during your holiday? Tips!
Rugged mountain ranges, crystal clear lakes and charming mountain villages. You can find it all in the Italian Dolomites, the hiking paradise for nature lovers. What are the best spots to visit? We can tell you!

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3 x culture trips in the sunny south

3 x culture trips in the sunny south

on 31 Jul 2018

Joyce Broekhuis

A train station full of mosaics, a monastery built thanks to the spice trade, and markets that most closely resemble open-air theatres…Valencia, Lisbon and Florence are full of cultural gems, just waiting for you to visit! Valencia – Spain This city is a cultural hotspot where it’s almost impossible to be bored. One of the places you really need to see while you’re there is both useful and beautiful: the Estación del...

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The ultimate motorhome route through Puglia

The ultimate motorhome route through Puglia

on 27 Jun 2018

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In the heel of Italy’s boot, spectacular Puglia is where you can set out with your motorhome on a never-ending journey of discovery. You’ll be amazed whichever road you take, thanks to the ocean panoramas, hills dotted with conical-roofed white houses, endless olive groves, meandering rivers, lagoons and extraordinary architecture. I happen to know the most spectacular route for a motorhome road trip through this province, which I’ll be happy to share with you.

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