My love affair with Italy is long-standing and so very strong – it’s like every trip back there keeps drawing me even more. As you already know, after our first time driving from Milan to the Amalfi coast in a rickshaw, I’ve long since been a fan of slow travel in Italy. The thing about … Continue Reading

New Year, new rickshaw adventures! 😁 This video is some serious farm-to-table video! 😀 We’ve literally done, filmed and edited everything in this video within the last 24 hours. (Who knows, I may yet master the art of this whole daily vlogging thing). As you probably already guessed from the title, we have indeed returned to … Continue Reading

A first time trip to Italy is an incredible experience, it’s a country steeped in history, culture and mountains of delicious pasta and gelato on every street corner… and trust me on the latter, if you’re not rolling back to your hotel in a pasta-induced haze, you’re not doing Italy right! 😉 If you’re anything … Continue Reading

And no, it’s nothing to do with a mispronounced word or a meal you should have tried in Italy. But let’s take a step back first to set some context… 😉 *Oh and by ‘you’, I mean ‘we’… (we only just found out about this today!) 😉 🙂 Milan is one of the most popular destinations … Continue Reading

We arrived late in the evening in Milan for our trip across Italy. Thankfully, we didn’t have much planned for the first evening asides meeting the organisers of the rickshaw ride (TheGira.IT) and other participants over drinks and nibbles so the evening went by in a rather relaxed fashion… (prosecco will do that to you). … Continue Reading

1.) Florence – Arguably the best gelatos and pizzas across the land – but then again I’m biased. Florence is the most idyllic Italian holiday destination with an easy pace of life and beautiful sights and history. And as an extra bonus for Florence, it’s only a little bit over 1 hour away from Pisa … Continue Reading

So you’ve arrive in Milan and only have a day (or a few hours) to fully explore the city before you have to leave. Well, here are 5 things to do in Milan when you’re short on time but still want to make the most of this beautiful Italian city! If, of course, you have … Continue Reading