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You can read about Monastery Stays and who we are, as well as regular articles about both the guest houses at which you can book to stay, as well as ideas for your travels.

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Recent Posts

Sicily Roadtrip – Terrific Taormina

Taormina - Sicily - Monastery Stays

Experience the wonder of Sicily with a Monastery Stay in Taormina! The Mediterranean’s largest island, Sicily, is a sun drenched region with countless things to see and do. While many visitors to the island flock to Palermo (the capital of Sicily), Cefalu and the Greek ruins of Agrigento, the east coast has plenty to offer,… Read more »

Italy in Summer

Vernazza - Cinque Terre - Monastery Stays

Bella l’estate in Italia! Experience Italy at its best – when the weather is warm! When the weather warms up, Italy comes alive. Tourists from all over the world flock to see numerous attractions in all corners of the country, with the beautiful summer weather making these experiences all the more memorable. Temperatures in Italy… Read more »

Where to Stay in Rome near the Vatican?

A nun looks both ways in front of St Peter’s Basilica, in Rome

Exploring the Vatican area – the City within the Eternal City Rome, with all its size, history and grandeur, is an awe-inspiring city. However, as we have covered in a previous post, the main attractions can be found in an area small enough that getting around to all of them is easy! So why not… Read more »

Rudy Maxa’s World Travel Review


RMWorldTravel – America’s #1 Travel Radio Show reviews Monastery Stays Rudy Maxa’s World Travel discusses all things Monastery Stays Travel writer, broadcaster and global explorer Cash Peters shares his thoughts on staying at a monastery in Rome. What is the experience like? Open to all, bed & breakfast – secure, affordable and ideally located! Get… Read more »

Rick Steves: Europe’s convents offer tranquility & treats

Amid the tangle of downtown Rome, convents can provide a restful oasis for weary travelers.

To find convent accommodations, try an aggregator such as Monastery Stays Rick Steves Check out this great article from trusted travel author Rick Steves, highlighting the unique & special cultural experience of Monastery Stays! Amid the tangle of downtown Rome, convents can provide a restful oasis for weary travelers.  Photograph credit: Rick Steves …Around Europe, particularly… Read more »