Author: Donald Strachan

Donald Strachan is a freelance travel and technology journalist whose work appears regularly in publications worldwide, including the Sunday Telegraph, Guardian, National Geographic Traveller, and others. He has also written several guidebooks for Frommer's Italy and Frommer's EasyGuide to Rome, Florence, and Venice 2014.

    We found 3 articles by Donald Strachan

    • Gastro Umbria

      Italy’s so-called ‘green heart’ is a spiritual kind of place. St. Francis, Italy’s patron saint, once roamed its gentle hills, quiet forests, and tended olive groves. His life is celebrated in churches everywhere, but especially in the Basilica frescoes i…

    • Cultural highlights of Naples

      Nothing you have experienced in well-visited cities like Florence and Venice can prepare you for your first visit to Naples. This isn’t a place that rolls out the red carpet for tourists, but its effortless authenticity only makes it all the more thrilling…

    • The best of Florence with young children

      The Tuscan capital is a work of art; a city built from stone that straddles the River Arno. The home of Michelangelo, Leonardo Da Vinci, Botticelli and countless other painters, sculptors and architects is the heart of Italy’s most beautiful region, yet ha…