Young Woman in Bologna Italy

A Food-Filled Long Weekend Itinerary in Emilia Romagna, Italy

The small town of Modena was the entire inspiration for our trip to Emilia Romagna after watching Massimo Bottura’s episode of Chef’s Table on Netflix. We spent a long weekend eating our way across several cities in northern Italy. This helpful 5 day itinerary sums up some of our favorite culinary experiences in Italy! This is the perfect food lover’s long-weekend itinerary in Emilia Romagna, Italy.

3 Days in Dresden: A Perfect City Break Itinerary

After hearing amazing things about the beauty of Dresden, the city became my primary reason for traveling to the state of Saxony, Germany on a one week itinerary. Dresden is a fairly under-the-radar city in eastern Germany known as the “Florence of the North”. Dresden has a curious mix of old world and new world blending together almost seamlessly, and this is my ideal 3 day itinerary for seeing the best of Dresden!

Church Near Chapultepec Park Mexico City CDMX

First Timer’s Itinerary for 4 Days in Mexico City

The bustling, artistic, culinary-focused beating heart of Mexico continues to be one of my favorite long-weekend destinations from Chicago, thanks to a convenient four hour direct flight on several different airlines. Explore the incredible food, history and culture of this vibrant and lively city with my detailed and helpful itinerary for 4 days in Mexico City as a first-time visitor!

Muizenburg Beach Cape Town South Africa

3 Days in Cape Town, South Africa Travel Itinerary

Cape Town is a city that truly has something for everyone because it truly has everything. I think Cape Town is a city that is worth making its own trip because there is probably enough to fill a week-long itinerary; but for most people, Cape Town will serve as the jumping off point for exploring a longer itinerary in South Africa, which is why I created a this is the ideal 3 day itinerary for first-timers exploring Cape Town.

Temple of Heaven Beijing China

3 Days in Beijing: A Comprehensive Itinerary and Travel Guide for China’s Capital City

No first-time visit to China would be complete without a stop in Beijing, because it is full of important and iconic sights—the Great Wall of China, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, etc. Beijing is a natural place to start a longer itinerary in China and there is enough to do and see in Beijing to fill more than a week of travel time, but I would recommend starting with this 3 day itinerary in Beijing China in order to hit all the major highlights.

Downtown San Diego Scenery California

Sample Itinerary for 3 Perfect Days in San Diego, California

One of the things that stands out to me most about San Diego is the laid-back culture mixed with the active urban vibes which really gives the city a strong sense of place. Whether it is the lovely natural scenery, charming neighborhoods or quirky city life, San Diego offers opportunities to have fun for any type of visitor. This food and travel guide with give you all the best itinerary suggestions for spending 3 perfect days in San Diego, California.

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