A Foodie in Florence

Gilad Berenstein, founder and CEO of Utrip, is a major foodie. Light dazzles in his eyes as he speaks of the meal he had the previous evening, the matzah ball soup that his mother makes, the perfected pita of Seattle’s Falafel Salam… When he had the opportunity to explore Florence, Italy for a travel conference,…

9 Must See Museums in Italy

Italy has a rich and diverse cultural heritage. The following museums in Italy will astound you, and you’ll enjoy a deeper knowledge of this beautiful country by visiting them. 1. Vatican Museum – Vatican City 2. Uffizi Gallery – Florence The Uffizi is one of the oldest and most famous art museums of the Western…

From Calabria to Tuscany and Back

By Yasmine El Tabib Calabria We woke up at dawn. As the last straggling stars were absorbed into the brilliant blue that emerged, we headed down the familiar road through the town I had been plopped in for 5 weeks as part of my study abroad, but ended up living in for 14. It was…

Pizzale Michelangelo

9 Romantic Things to do in Florence

Florence is one of the most romantic destinations on Earth. It is perfect for someone looking to spend a memorable holiday with a loved one. You will both cherish this visit for a lifetime. Or perhaps, you’re looking for some great proposal ideas. Here is our list of the Most Romantic Things to do in…