Climbing the Leaning Tower of Pisa is easy to do and can be done in 30 minutes. Visitors are treated to beautiful views of the Cathedral and countryside.
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A Chianti wine tour is the perfect way to spend a half or full day discovering the origins of Chianti Classico, one of Italy’s most famous wines.
A walking tour in Tuscany along the Via Francigena, an old pilgrimage trail from Canterbury to Rome, is an excellent way to discover the region.
Dave revisits Florence, Italy 20 years after he parted ways with his best friends during his first backpacking trip in Europe.
You can spend one day in Milan, Italy and see the most important sites, including the Cathedral (Duomo), Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and Sforza Castle.
Dave reviews his experience flying Norwegian Air 787 Premium class on a nine-hour flight from Austin, Texas to London-Gatwick.
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August is the peak of summer in Austin, so when Columbia offered me the opportunity to try their clothes to help me stay cool, I welcomed it.