Town on the shores of Lake Garda in the Gardone Riviera, Lombardia in Italy on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel iain-mallory_garda-1-5

Gardone Riviera; Sailboats, Speedboats and Sports Cars

It’s common knowledge that Italy oozes style, hell if you google the definition of style it’s probably written in Italian! The cities of Rome and Milan are strongholds of European fashion, where immaculately groomed residents  gently wrap perfectly manicured fingers around slim stemmed glasses filled with prosecco. Those that know their Versace from their Galliano though, probably holiday in the Gardone …

Italian locals outside a coffee shop and restaurant in Genoa in Liguria, Italy on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel Liguria 2015-143

Leggings and Lasagne; An active Cultural tour of Liguria

The intrepid team of media professionals invited to experience the pleasures of Liguria had been split into two groups, active cyclists and foodies, hence the title. The truth is however it was too warm to need leggings and although we all enjoyed a variety of pasta dishes, lasagne wasn’t one of them. Until the unification of Italy, Liguria was a …

A Four Wheel Adventure in Molise, Italy

Exploring the Molise countryside on horseback for three days, had provided a great way to discover what this part of Italy had to offer. Four hoof drive had not always been comfortable however, so the opportunity to experience it in a four-wheel drive Fiat sounded like a luxurious adventure. Italy’s newest region is south of Rome, bordered by Abruzzo, and …

Autumn Surprises in Molise, Italy

Surprise, surprise Italy is beautiful in autumn, and none more so than the small region of Molise, south of Rome. A hilly, wooded region with scattered villages, and small towns, many are built directly into the hillside. There are also impressive hilltop fortresses, and idle wind farms, which scar the horizon of the high ridges. However, it is the wooded …

Non-tourist Venice – eating for adventure and enjoyment, not sustenance and convenience

Johanna Read Website: TravelEater I love travelling and I love eating, but I hate eating tourist food. So I collect advice about eating (and about what to do between snacks).  I figured I should share …  You can follow me on twitter, or share eating advice at TravelEater. TravelMind 1. How did you get involved in writing/blogging? I’ve been writing all …