Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Top 6 Navigate Italy Approved Hotels Featured on Jetsetter

Jetsetter is probably one of the most well known travel companies to come out of the last five years. Its IMG_0817website offers members exclusive deals on vacation packages. Most deals feature luxurious vacation destinations around the world. I love it, because it gives a distilled list of the world best hotels, and exclusive locations. For those who have the money to spend, or who travel a lot, it’s an amazing resource.  If you’re a travel nut like me, I’m always looking at what’s out there, and what the hottest destination are.  Jetsetter is a perfect fit.  Click here to view the Jetsetter website.

But, before I go any further, I have to disclose something. These hotels written about below were featured on Jetsetter in 2012. The recommendations and critiques do not reflect the options of Jetsetter, or does Jetsetter agree, or disagree, with my thoughts or options.  It’s completely a third party, non-biased, perspective.

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How to Give Yourself an Edge in Traveling to Siena

Tuscany (or Toscana, in Italian) is one of the most famous regions in the western world. You can hardly IMG_0503walk through a grocery story without seeing a theme influenced by this region. This region houses some of the most iconic symbols in all of Italy within its boarders. (I feel like I say that a lot, but it’s too true.) The capital city of the region is Florence (or Firenze), but most people, if given the opportunity, will venture further outside the city.  Amongst the hill towns and castles there is probably one city more famous than them all. Siena. I went to Siena for the first time a few years back. It’s an amazing city, and one I recommend seeing.  But, just like everything in Italy, getting there was not very self-explanatory.

This post calls out three things to help clear up any ambiguity in the process of traveling from Florence to Siena.  None are earth shattering, but are all things I wish I knew before I set out on my journey.

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