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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

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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.

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

Where to Stay in Rome near the Colosseum?

Colosseum, Rome

Exploring the Colosseum area of the Eternal City The Italian capital has a population of over two and a half million people, making it one of the largest metropolitan areas in Europe. While Rome is a sprawling city, the area stretching from Vatican City, south-west to the Colosseum is where you will find many of… Read more »

Experience Austria + Italy with Monastery Stays

Austria Monastery Stays

Open the door to an authentic travel experience with BnB accommodation inmonastery & convent guest houses Monastery accommodation in Salzburg Bed & breakfast in the heart of the city! The hills are alive with the sound of music and now you can experience the wonders of Salzburg with Monastery Stays! The same authentic guest house… Read more »

Linger Longer in Florence

Florence Landscape

What to do when taking your time in Florence Monastery accommodation in Florence Bed and breakfast from €30pp/n While most people on holiday to Europe tend to spend a few days in each city they visit for the most varied experience, spending longer in one location can be an excellent experience. A town such as… Read more »

Florence Fast Tracked

Florence Ponte Vecchio

How to spend a few short days in Florence Monastery accommodation in Florence Bed and breakfast from €32pp/n One of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy, Florence boasts an impressive number of sights to visit. The city has a compact historic centre, which makes getting around on foot easy. Wander the cobblestone streets and… Read more »

Italy with Monastery Stays

Monastery Stays - Italy Accommodation

Experience a true slice of Italian life with accommodation in authentic Italian monastery & convent guest houses Spring is in the air… sunny summer days are not far away… landscapes of terracotta rooftops, captivating countryside and Mediterranean vistas await! Discover Italy and experience a true slice of Italian life with Monastery Stays. Bed and breakfast… Read more »

My nights with the nuns

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

A bed near the big city sights for £59? Our writer’s prayers were answered on an Italian convent stay in Venice and Rome All over Italy, religious houses are opening their doors to visitors. Their offer is unique: the chance to sample a gentler pace of life, often staying in glorious, ancient buildings with a… Read more »

Venice – The Deciphered Code

Venice Street Signs

Tips on finding your way around Venice! Monastery accommodation in Venice Bed and breakfast from €38pp/n Venice is a unique town for so many reasons. The winding canals and laneways that weave their way through this wondrous location can seem like a maze… How do you find your ‘sestiere’ … via a ‘canal’ or a… Read more »