Travel Stories

Our travel diary with news, insights and anecdotes about our itineraries.

The ‘Ndocciata in Molise

Long and gigantic torches illuminate the Molise districts offering spectacular shows with fire, dances and choreographies still performed after a millennium.

Singular Tales from Uncommon Journeys – Cremona

What do wine, cheese and violins have in common? Pleasure, of course! That’s why I chose them as the first subjects of my singular tales from the road.

Singular Tales from Uncommon Journeys: Monferrato

Italy… How lucky I am to follow my own compass throughout this gorgeous peninsula, looking for the unusual, the breathtaking and the sublime.

The flowers of the Passion of Jesus: the Sepolcri in Lugnano in Teverina

Despite the quarantine, people in the little villages carry on with local traditions. Today we will be talking about the “Sepolcri”, special flowers characterized by atypical shapes, appearing in the darkness.

Pupazza Frascatana: Legend and History

When you are scanning the display case of a bakery in Frascati, you may come across a particular cookie that will definitely catch your eye…

Wine Cookies (Ciambelline al vino): Flavor and Traditions

Discover everything about the traditional Italian Wine Cookies, known as ciambelline al vino. Why al vino, you ask?

Small Italian villages: from the COVID-19 an opportunity to rediscover them in the future

The COVID-19, from one day to another, forcing us to modify our habits. Journals talk about emergency and titles are not so encouraging, but let’s observe the situation from a different point of view: what if we manage to get something good from this situation?

Experience at Frascati Vineyard: Vine-to-Table

The man behind the wine, Oreste Molinari, welcomed us into his vineyard to share a homemade Italian breakfast and his passion for his own family tradition of winemaking.

Autumn means figs: The History of Girotti Figs

In this article we will discover the history of Girotti Figs (Fichi Girotti) a very special dessert from Amelia i Umbria

Gift Card: Amazing Italian Experiences

The best present ever to show your love for someone you care is a travel, isn’t it? Discover more about the Storywalking Gift Card.

The Holy Week in Calabria

The statues of Our Lady of Sorrows, Jesus and Saint John are carried wildly along the Calabrian streets in a great religious event of the pagan soul.

The Infiorata Festival in Genzano

A carpet of flowers is laid along a popular street in Genzano reproducing wonderful works of art.