Vietri Ceramics

Vietri sul Mare is a village located at the start of the Amalfi Coast on the southern end by the city of Salerno. It’s known around the world for its hand-painted Italian ceramics tradition and everywhere you go in the village you can see evidence of its importance in the community. It is because ofContinue reading “Vietri Ceramics”

The Amalfi Coast villages and how to travel around them

Amalfi Coast The Amalfi Coast is one of the most beautiful natural areas of Italy with several small villages perched on cliffs and hillsides of the rocky coastline along a winding coastal road between Salerno and Sorrento, south of Napoli. The coastal region takes it name from one of the most famous of the topContinue reading “The Amalfi Coast villages and how to travel around them”

Private Tour of Amalfi Coast by Boat

The Amalfi Coast in the summer is a favorite escape from the heat of the cities in Italy. It’s where the Lattari Mountains dotted with colorful villages with pebbled beaches meet the cool, clear waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea at the Gulf of Salerno. Italians and tourists from around the world come to bask inContinue reading “Private Tour of Amalfi Coast by Boat”

Hiking excursion from Amalfi to Ravello

Many who are into hiking and have checked out famous trails in Italy have learned about the Path of the Gods (Sentiero degli Dei) that crosses the top of the Amalfi Coast with spectacular views. However, there is another trail that’s worth checking out – the Valle delle Ferriere. The start of the hiking trail isContinue reading “Hiking excursion from Amalfi to Ravello”

Creative Activities

Being a creative and huge supporter of other artists who are living their passions, one of my primary objectives of starting my own tour operation in Italy was to feature not just tours of art museums and the like, but also collaborating with working artists who offer opportunities to learn in their creative spaces inContinue reading “Creative Activities”

Adventure Activities

Besides spending days doing something creative or cultural, my other passion is to spend time out in nature having adventures. On the Amalfi Coast it’s possible to enjoy hiking on a variety of mountain trails or exploring the coast by boat. There’s so much natural beauty here it’s no wonder so many are attracted toContinue reading “Adventure Activities”

Food & Wine Activities

At Inspiration Trips I wanted to do something different than the regular walking tours I once managed in Rome working for another tour operator when I first moved to Italy. Besides the classic venues I wanted to do something creative and fun and in my own way. Having worked for several years in the foodContinue reading “Food & Wine Activities”

The Lemon Tour

The Amalfi Coast is one of the most beautiful scenic coastlines in all of Italy. The colorful homes and terraced gardens of the villages perched on cliffs over the blue waters reflecting the sunny skies above is even more amazing in person than it is in photos. The product mostly grown on those terraced gardensContinue reading “The Lemon Tour”

Wine Tour on the Amalfi Coast

Featured on an episode of House Hunters International, this Vietri sul Mare vineyard offers a wine tour we can schedule for you. Contact us for details.

Amalfi Coast Cooking Class in a Restaurant

Located in Vietri sul Mare, next to the city of Salerno, we have teamed up with our favorite restaurant in the village to provide a delightful gastronomic experience you’ll not soon forget.

Learn Italian Cooking in a Nonna’s Antique Kitchen

Italian food is arguably the world’s best cuisine throughout Italy and also in many other countries of the world. What could be better than sitting down for a homemade meal by an Italian grandmother (nonna) at a big table with the whole family? Learning to prepare the meal with her.
If your dream of coming to Italy includes sitting down at a family dinner table and breaking bread while consuming wine produced in the family’s orchard, then we have got the perfect activity for you.

Excursions and Activities in Italy

Are you looking for interesting excursions or things to do in Italy? If so, you’re in the right spot. Anytime we explore a new place it is an adventure for us. It’s our pleasure to share our discoveries with you.