7 Easy Day Trips from Verona by Train

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The fabled city of Romeo & Juliet is one of my favourite places in Italy. And thanks to its excellent rail connections, Verona is one of the best bases for visiting other destinations in the Veneto region and beyond. I know because I have done exactly that. Whether you want to relax by the shores […]

Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Verona, Italy in 2024

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Are you planning to visit Verona, perhaps using it as a base to explore the Veneto and Lake Garda? Returning to a comfortable hotel after a busy day sightseeing is a smart move.  But which are the best luxury hotels in Verona? As a two-time visitor, this is where I can help. Spend your hard-earned […]

One Day in Verona: Seduced By the City of Love

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In fair Verona where we lay our scene Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare I fell head over heels with the City of Love when I first visited Verona as a wide-eyed 20-something solo traveller. That passion was rekindled in my 50s. Although this article focuses on how to spend one day in Verona, it deserves […]