Giada is our guru on all things Italy, so naturally we turned to her when we were looking for tips on where to go in her home country in 2014. “I have a true love for southern Italian culture and landscapes. When I suggest unique, hidden treasures to see in my country, I always think of Campania and Puglia!” she told us, “And there’s no where like the Italian Riviera—it’s the perfect example of Italy’s sparkling simplicity and beauty.” Read on for her suggestions on where to go for a new perspective of the beloved country.
Staff expert: Giada Dall’O
Role at Go Ahead: Giada is an Operations Regional Director specializing in Italy
Travel total: 18 countries
Most incredible site you’ve ever seen: The ruins in Ephesus, Turkey
Best thing to eat in Italy: Sicilian pastries
Be on the lookout for more staff travel picks for 2014 (and some Go Ahead traveler insight as well!). Tell us—what countries are on your must-see list for the coming year?