Travel Consulting


Ciao Bella founder and editor Erica Firpo has over two decades of deep dive journalism and travel consulting experience. She knows the ins and outs of culture, cuisine and hospitality. From off-beat adventures to luxury stays, Erica has traveled extensively throughout Italy and its 20 regions, as well as the Southern Mediterranean as a solo traveler and with Darius Arya, an intrepid archaeologist and Ancient World expert.

Erica loves to help behind-the-scenes travel planning and curate insider experiences in the worlds of art, archaeology, fashion, food, and more. Erica is available for one-on-one consulting sessions on travel to Italy.  For more information, please visit UnlockedRome.