My favourite bookshops

When I travel, while my boyfriend picks our itinerary, the first thing I do is to Google what is the best bookstore in the city I’m visiting. Not only, on Google Maps I have a “Bookshops” list and, wherever I go, I always buy a book written by a local author. I guess I am not the only one, am I?

A Gondola as a bookshelf… why not?

Who doesn’t love Venice? It is said to be as romantic as Paris, and, if you think about it, is there anything better than a stroll along the canals in a gondola, with the gondoliere humming “O sole mio…”. Well, if you ask me, there is something else that any book lover should do in…

Addyman Books

Addyman Books… I didn’t even have to enter the bookstore to fall in love with it: the blue windows (I love blue) and the hilarious signs “No parking, Reading only zone” in front of the shop were enough to convince me that I had to go inside. And never decision was wiser! This is undoubtedly…

Once upon a time, there was Hay on Wye, the City of Books

Here is the tip for those of you whose Zodiac Sign, like mine, is Bibliophile with ascendant Traveler… your next trip, whenever will be, should be to Hay on Wye, the amazing Town of Books that, every year, organizes an even more amazing Book Festival. It was with tears in my eyes that, a couple…