Posts Tagged: Florence

The path less travelled

San Gimignano, Monastery Stays

As countries begin to open their borders across Europe, travellers have the opportunity to experience Italy again. While you might be eager to experience all the sights of Rome, Florence or Venice, why not consider a stay in one the many ‘out of the way’ locations Italy has to offer?

Big cities, smaller crowds

Florence skyline

There’s no hiding from it – tourist numbers to Italy are undoubtedly down in 2020, for obvious reasons. But as the country recovers from a turbulent few months, attractions are open and the country is showing signs of life.

Guest houses are open and waiting for your return!

Grand Canal, Venice

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 their doors, eagerly awaiting tourists and pilgrims to fill their rooms and experience their magnificent… Read more »

Florence from home – The Duomo

Florence Duomo

View the breathtaking dome of Florence’s famous duomo without leaving your seat! UPDATE: As Italy slowly begins to reopen, public access into the duomo has resumed. As such, the virtual tour is no longer available online. Instead, enjoy a virtual tour of the whole city of Florence with Google Arts and Culture! Click our updated… 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 €28pp/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 »