Recently, we have noticed a lot of our guests have been booking Stays at short notice. Often with only one or two weeks from booking to arrival, we have been working hard to ensure our guests requirements are met as they prepare for their trip abroad. Continue reading Short notice? No worries!
Undoubtedly, the world is a different place to what it was last year. But as countries slowly come out of lockdown and something close to ‘normal’ life resumes, international travel is once again a possibility. Continue reading Keeping safe on your next trip abroad
Keeping you safe on your next trip to Italy With Italy beginning to reopen to guests, the hundreds of monasteries we work with are also starting to accept bookings once more. After a long few months, these venues are opening … Continue reading Guest houses are open and waiting for your return!
Matera looks like something out of a fairy tale. Its breathtaking appearance, with over 9000 years of human habitation hides an unreal past. Continue reading Is Matera Italy’s best kept secret?
Siena is universally known for its history, art, gorgeous landscape and proud culture and heritage. The historic centre of Siena was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1995, cementing its position as a must-see destination for tourists travelling to Italy. Continue reading Visit the medieval wonderland of Siena
Turin and Milan go hand-in-hand – two of the largest cities in Italy sitting so close to each other, both with long pasts that have shaped the history of Europe. Situated only one hour apart by direct train, why visit just one when you can easily split your time across both of these gems! Continue reading Turin & Milan – cultural giants of the north
Staying in a monastery is a unique cultural experience. A tried and tested form of accommodation for years, opting for a convent over a traditional hotel has many benefits. Continue reading What’s it like staying in a monastery?
Travelling overseas can be a daunting experience. Whether it’s your first trip or your tenth, travelling solo or with a group, there are so many things to think about and plan to ensure you get the best out of your time away. Continue reading Travel safe with Monastery Stays!
Live as a Venetian in fascinating Cannaregio Venice is one of the most famous and beautiful cities in Italy. A place where gondolas replace cars and canals replace streets. This enchanting island is a top choice for tourists around the … Continue reading Experience Venice as a local – introducing Cannaregio
So much to see and do in the Sicilian capital! On our Sicilian roadtrip, we have so far visited the east coast of the island, focusing on the history of Taormina and the lively atmosphere of Syracuse. We now find … Continue reading Sicily Roadtrip – Perfect Palermo