[Infographic] Rome city guide: Rome airport transport, must-see places and food

Rome is a modern, vibrant capital with an exceptional historical heritage built for more than 2,500 years. Every corner evokes memories from different eras ranging from the Roman Empire through the Renaissance until today. The archaeological sites from ancient Rome, the imposing churches, and Vatican City are among the most visited places in the world. This infographic will give you insight into the main aspects of a trip to Rome including the Rome airport transport, top attractions, and best food delicacies.

Every journey starts at one of the Rome airports: Fiumicino or Ciampino. It is recommended to get well acquainted with the Rome airport transport options and choose the right Rome airport transport type. Depending on your budget and time schedule, you can choose between public transport (train or bus) and private Rome airport transfer. It’s best to arrange your Rome airport transport before your arrival in order to save time at the airport.

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Milan’s top 5 well-kept secrets

Milan taxi driver guide

Milan is Italy’s financial powerhouse and the world’s capital of fashion. The first impression is that Milan is all about conducting business and making money, but you will be surprised by the city’s ability to surprise you with its striving cultural scene and historical heritage. Just between the skyscrapers and the grey buildings, there are many hidden gems which will change your perception about Milan forever. There’s nothing better than advice from a local expert, so we asked Giorgio, a taxi driver from our Milan taxi office to reveal some of the city’s best-kept secrets.

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Cortina d’Ampezzo: Italy’s prime ski destination

Panoramic view of Cortina d'Ampezzo

Cortina d’Ampezzo is the jewel of the Dolomites and Italy’s most fashionable ski resort. This historic Veneto ski town is a great all year round resort, with 66 pistes over 115 km, excellent intermediate slopes and the stunning Dolomites views. The beautiful mountains and extensive skiing, as well as the history of the area and the attractive town, make Cortina a resort that is a dream for every skier.

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Val d’Isere: Perfect ski holiday on the Alps

Val d'Isere valley panoramic view

This wonderful French ski resort with over 300 km of marked pistes runs and unlimited off-piste skiing within the Espace Killy area is offering some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the world.

Val d’Isere is a great destination with a lively atmosphere concentrated on the wide main street that runs the length of the town, lined with fashion shops, restaurants bars and cafés and a cinema. During the winter season, every Thursday, this main and busy high street is closed off to all vehicles in order to transform the area into a pedestrian zone where visitors can enjoy street entertainment, ice and snow sculpting, parades and live music. Every Monday near the tourist office, the market comes to town selling local cheeses, cured meats, sweets and clothes giving the village a real French feel.

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Brussels hidden gems around the corner

Local taxi driver's guide to Brussels

In recent years, Brussels is becoming one of the most wanted tourist destinations in Europe. Located in the heart of Europe and the home of the European Union, this city is far more than just glass-and-steel EU institutions and dull bureaucracy. Today Brussels is a modern metropolis, with a superb cultural scene and well-preserved architecture from the 17th century, trendy restaurants and bars, and of course, the sweetest delicacy: Belgian chocolate.

Apart from the usual, busy tourist spots in Brussels, we encourage you to explore the city and its hidden gems. We asked our local taxi driver, Roland, from our Brussels airport transfer provider to guide us on a unique, custom-made tour around Brussels. You will be surprised at what is hidden in the streets of Brussels and what this city has to offer.

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10 Dinner ideas that will blow your mind

When it comes to choosing a dinner restaurant while you’re on vacation, it usually involves reading recommendations online or asking the locals. Every place has its own famous food spots which are the obvious choice for tourists. So you’ll probably choose the best restaurant for pasta in Italy or the best French cuisine place in Paris according to your sources.

If you like out-of-the-ordinary experience and you’re on the lookout for a dining adventure, there are many places with a unique setting which will blow your mind. We’ve explored some of the most unusual restaurants in Europe and here is our choice of the top 10.

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Amsterdam hidden spots map

Local taxi driver's guide to Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of the cities you should visit at least once in your lifetime. The canals and the bridges which connect the city together, the unique architecture and the free spirit culture are the main things which make this city special. Apart from the Red Light District, Van Gogh Museum and the Anne Frank House, Amsterdam has many spots hidden just around the corner.

Willem is one of our local taxi drivers in Amsterdam who regularly shares the secrets of the city with his passengers and suggests which places to visit. For your next visit to Amsterdam, we suggest to follow Willem’s route and you’ll have the time of your life, for sure.

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