A selection of books about Italy (fiction/non-fiction/travel)

Best books about Italy featured by top international travel blogger, Tracy's Travels in Time

Are you planning a trip to beautiful Italy? Or are you simply looking for some inspiration for your next travels? I love reading about new places before I go. It helps gain an understanding and a sense of the culture and history.  Actually seeing the places you have read about makes it even more special […]

20 Best Destinations in Europe to Visit (Part 1)

Best destinations in Europe - Venice Rome and Copenhagen

Friends and family often ask me for the best destinations in Europe to visit. Having spent 33 years living and travelling the continent there are so many amazing destinations in Europe that it was difficult to choose my top 20. Some of the European destinations I have chosen are of historical significance, some are UNESCO World Heritage sites […]

15 amazing UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe to visit

I have visited many of the 412  UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe and I have my favourites but I thought I would ask some travel bloggers out there what is their favourite? So here are 15 UNESCO WH Sites in Europe as chosen by some great travel bloggers (be sure to check out their […]

Top sights to add to your itinerary for Rome Italy

Rome – the Eternal City – has always been my favourite city in Europe. One of my favourite quotes describes it beautifully ”Rome was a poem pressed into service as a city.” (Anatole Broyard). So what is it about Rome that makes it so special? There are lots of amazing and beautiful cities in Europe but […]