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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 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
Travel + Leisure is giving away a trip for two to the Amalfi Coast in Italy.
The prize includes money for airfare, 5 nights hotel stay, various meals, tours and more.
While I’ve been to Italy a bunch of times, I haven’t yet visited the Amalfi Coast. I’d love to win this prize and check out this region.
Continue reading Win A Trip For Two To The Amalfi Coast
Shula’s Restaurants is currently running a sweepstakes were one lucky winner will win a trip for 2 to Sicily, Italy!
The prize includes airfare, a four night hotel stay and more. While I’ve been to Italy many times, I’ve never been to Sicily. I’d love to win this prize so I can check out this Italian island.
Continue reading Win A Trip for 2 to Sicily!
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
Wouldn’t it be nice to have a castle to call your own? If this sounds like it might interest you, head to Italy. They are giving away 300 castles and historic homes.
As they say, nothing in life is free, so there’s got to be a catch…
Continue reading Historic Castles and Homes Being Given Away in Italy
If you’ve been longing to head to Naples, Italy to try out some of their best pizza you’ll soon be able to get a taste much closer to home…
Famed Naples pizzaiolo Gino Sorbillo will soon be opening up shop in New York City!
Continue reading Naples Top Pizzaiolo Gino Sorbillo Opening Pizzeria in NYC
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
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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
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