We are Felicity and Marco, Thinking Nomads founders.

Since 2005, we’ve been exploring the world, from mountaintops to bustling cities, as Thinking Nomads. Our journey began with a backpacking trip in South America, and our blog has grown alongside us, reflecting our evolving lives – even including an epic mountaintop engagement in Bolivia!

Now, with two little explorers in tow, we share our passion for travel through practical tips, inspiring itineraries, and heartwarming stories. Join us on adventures for every kind of wanderer, and fuel your own journey of discovery! Start exploring today! Read our story.

Latest Posts

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Marco

3 Tips to Reduce Your Packing for Around the World Travel 

Drawing from our personal experiences as avid travelers, particularly after our journeys across Asia and …

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Marco

Tips and Advice for Artists Living in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, USA, the entertainment capital of the world, is a beacon for artists seeking …

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Marco

9 Must-See Picturesque Villages in Iceland

When most people think of Iceland, visions of majestic glaciers, cascading waterfalls, and the hypnotic …

kids in rome
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Marco

10 Enchanting Destinations to Visit in Italy

Born and raised in Italy, I hold a profound affection for this country and am …

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Marco

5 Child-Friendly Off-the-Beaten-Path Destinations in Italy

While Italy’s iconic cities and landmarks are undeniably captivating, venturing off the beaten path can …

Destinations

Travel Tips Europe

Francesca Brusori

Bike Tour from Rovereto to Trento – Italy

What to do in two days on a bike in Trentino, Italy? The tourism board …

Pollino National Park - Italy
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Flavio Alagia

Off-Road in Pollino National Park – The Wild Side of Italy

The Pollino National Park is Italy’s largest natural reserve. It stretches from Calabria to Basilicata, …

Tarifa, Spain
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Flavio Alagia

Tarifa – A Warm Embrace of Spanish and Arabic Culture

While the darkness slowly covered Barcelona, I got on my coach and left. The following …

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Claudia Tavani

Sicily in the summer: what I look forward to

As the summer has finally arrived, many are rushing to find the ultimate holiday destination. …

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Emanuela Maisano

Pavia – Diving in Italian History and Culture

At first glance, Pavia – ancient town 35 kilometres south of Milan – surprises its …

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Felicity

Travel for Aid – Vietnam to Italy 600 days

600 days of the sporty-humanitarian project “From Vietnam to Italy by bicycle for the disabled” …

Travel Tips United Kingdom

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Marco

5 Things to Do in London with Kids

It’s vacation time, and you are in no other place than the great city of …

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Outer Hebrids – Journey to the End of the World

Last summer I arrived in Outer Hebrides, further north than the Inner Hebrides which can …

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Felicity

Folly Farm and Zoo – The Pride of Pembrokeshire in Wales

Isn’t it fantastic when your expectations of day out are blown out of the water, …

Family Travel

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Felicity

A Day Out in Winchester With Kids – The Watercress Line

This summer we are rediscovering places where I grew up in the south of England …

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Felicity

Folly Farm and Zoo – The Pride of Pembrokeshire in Wales

Isn’t it fantastic when your expectations of day out are blown out of the water, …

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Helen McClure

Jingling the bells of nostalgia

There are only 15 days until Christmas. However, if you are a dyslexic Mayan you …

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Felicity

Packing Up and Why We are Embarking On This Family Travel Adventure

So we finally did it! Marco and I have been talking about packing up our home …

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Felicity

Kuala Lumpur for Families: a Modern, Fun and Culturally Diverse City

Recently, Marco and I were reminiscing about our last visit to Kuala Lumpur, way back …

Ticino, Switzerland
Francesca Taioli

Ticino – A Swiss Destination for the Whole Family

Living close to Milan without ever having been to Switzerland is almost impossible. That’s why, …