Travel Tips

  • Travel insurance is highly recommended. Purchase Travel Guard here.
  • Verify your medical insurance coverage before you leave the states.
  • Leave copies of your itinerary and copies of your passport with responsible individuals at home.
  • Access the State Department website for current information concerning your proposed travel locations. 
  • Travel with photocopies of all travel documents and credit cards.
  • Alert your credit card companies (both credit and debit) of your travel schedule
  • You may renew your passport online here.


Recommendations and Links

In Italy:

 

My favorite champagne bar, in Orvieto, Umbria: La Champagneria.

In the United States:

My son and daughter have an Italian food blog. Check out their recipes and restaurant picks in the NY/Metro area here.