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Tourists Brawl Over Selfie Spot At Rome’s Trevi Fountain

Trevi Fountain
image: Instagram @HelenKennedy

When traveling, it can be frustrating when you can’t get a good photo due to others being in your pictures or hogging up the best spot.

Recently, a group of tourists got into a big brawl at Rome’s Trevi Fountain due to two women “aiming for the perfect selfie,” according to Fox News. Continue reading Tourists Brawl Over Selfie Spot At Rome’s Trevi Fountain

Hilton Giving Away 100 $100 Gift Cards + Grand Prize Trip To 1/3 Destinations

hiltonHilton is currently running the Pick Your Paradise Giveaway where one lucky winner will win a trip to the destination of their choice from either Hawaii, China or Italy.

One hundred other winners will win a $100 Hilton gift card!  Continue reading Hilton Giving Away 100 $100 Gift Cards + Grand Prize Trip To 1/3 Destinations

Eataly Plans To Open A Massive Food Theme Park

Eataly
image: wikicommons

I first heard about Eataly, a huge Italian food market featuring various restaurants when it opened in NYC back in 2010.

Since then, Eataly has opened other New York locations, as well as others around the world. (The first location opened in Italy.)

Now the world’s largest Italian market has even bigger plans. Continue reading Eataly Plans To Open A Massive Food Theme Park

Get Knocked Up in One of These Hotels, Get A FREE Trip to Italy

knocked up
image: fertilityroom.it

The Michael W Travels family has visited Italy a bunch of times and we’ve always had fun and enjoyed the country. Some visits have been quite short but there always seems to be something interesting to see.

One town in central Italy is giving you the chance to get a free trip there as long as you get knocked up in one of ten hotels… Continue reading Get Knocked Up in One of These Hotels, Get A FREE Trip to Italy

German Tourists Sneak Into the Colosseum at Night

Colosseum
image: wikimedia commons

When Kim and I visited the Colosseum in Rome during one of our trips to Italy we were totally amazed by this ancient site.

Like just about anyone visiting the Colosseum, we found it was pretty busy inside and out. We also spent New Years Eve outside, watching fireworks go off all around.

Wouldn’t it be cool to get a site like the Colosseum all to yourself? Continue reading German Tourists Sneak Into the Colosseum at Night

Win A 7 Day Trip To Tuscany + Free Lonely Planet eBook

Lonely Planet (along with Travel + Leisure & G Adventures) is running a sweepstakes, giving away a trip for two to Tuscany! 

According to the sign-up page, Lonely Planet has named Italy one of the best places to visit this year as part of its Best of Europe list.

The Prize:

Continue reading Win A 7 Day Trip To Tuscany + Free Lonely Planet eBook