By Barrie Le Gall
Wow, you are traveling to a wonderful country for an “Italian holiday”. Italy is a beautiful country with a great deal to offer its residents and tourists. First, to really see Italy, you must go to Rome, to see the ruins of the Coliseum and the Vatican. The architecture is truly something to behold. While still in Rome, visit the Roman Forum, a truly archeological find. After you have toured Rome, head out on a train ride to see the famous leaning tower of Pisa, only about a three hour train ride from Rome.
Another locale to visit is the Italian Rivera, where the rich and the famous flock for sea and sun. There are many smaller seaside villages nestled along the coastline where families and couples can enjoy good food and great beaches. These villages are some of the most beautiful locations in all of Italy.
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By Helen Forbes
Italy is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe, if not the world, and when you consider its rich artistic legacies, its extraordinary history and its stunning beauty, it is little wonder why. Travelling Italy is easy, and many visitors arrive in search of fine wines, simple but delicious cuisine, the delightful people and the incredible countryside. Italy is also a great place for students on their first experience travelling Italy to expand their knowledge of the wonderful culture and country.
Tuscany is the true gem of the country and lies just north of the centre of the Italian ‘boot’. Bursting with iconic cities, a fascinating culture and some breath-taking scenery, anyone travelling Italy should spend some time in this province, which encapsulates the heart of the country.
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By Jacob M Martus
taly is one of the most popular places to visit while backpacking Europe. With its impressive historical structures, unique culture, and inspiring landscape, it’s easy to see why so many people enjoy traveling to Italy. The country was once home to the greatest empire to walk the face of the Earth, and seeing the remnants of the Roman Empire is one of the primary draws for travelers here. Today we are going to look at 3 places that you must see while visiting Italy. Some of them you undoubtedly know of, while others may be completely new to you.
The Colosseo District of Rome
Home to the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and the Capitoline Museum, the Colosseo district is one of the most popular and highly trafficked areas in Rome. People from all around the world travel to Rome to witness the impressive work of the Roman Empire. There are enough inspiring attractions in this area alone to keep a traveler busy for weeks which makes it one of the most exciting places to visit while backpacking in Italy. Below you will find just a few of the most popular sights to explore while in the Colosseo District:
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By Harris Raza
ravel to Italy which is known as an ultimate resource for a perfect adventure and dazzling nightlife as the cities, the latest picks of restaurants, Italian piazzas, bars and cafes, pizzerias, the nature from Italian national parks, Italian lifestyle, Alps to the breathtaking Islands are quite unique places and to enjoy every bit of them. If you are not aware of important facts and figures for your travel to this hotspot then let all your worries go as this guide will lead you to enjoy your cheap Italy flights at all the renowned places of this region. Not only the travel & tourism information but an insight into the famous people of Italy, Italian fashion, the culture, history and arts are also a helping hand to give your journey a perfect touch.
While traveling to this enchanted country, the flourishing tourist’s trade has emerged as a true resource to let them a part of the overall economy and certain useful procedures are laid down by the government to make use of such part time trade. Stylish, cultured, good-humored and volatile are all the characteristics of this charming country with its golden light, stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage, has inspired poets and painters for centuries. So reserve a flights to italy and be a part of this heavenly destination.
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By F. Iglesias
It is never a good idea to carry a lot of money while in Italy or Europe. While the Italian Lakes district is a very safe area, pick pocketing is a common problem in all areas of Europe. Don’t carry lots of cash at a time, and make sure it is not easily accessible to pick pockets (the wallet in the back pocket is an easy target).
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Traveler’s checks are somewhat outdated these days, and a lot of places no longer accept them. Use a credit card; they are accepted in most places and have the best exchange rate. To pull out Euros you can go to Italian ATM machines, known as BANCOMATS. They accept all major debit cards.
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By Mohammed Abdul Nadeem
With its long stretched coastline, Italy is one of the major tourist destinations for all the Mediterranean cruise ships. These luxurious cruise ships travel all across Italian waters, and they also anchor in a few port towns. You will be allowed to go shopping and mix with the local flavour, while on your Italian cruise trips.
There are a number of good ports in Italy, but some of the Ports Of Call are very popular among the tourists who travel on cruises. Once you get to know about the ports where your ship will be anchoring, then you could find some more information about those places.
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By Ryan Stuckey
Italy is truly a feast for the senses for the average European traveler. An Italy itinerary will connect a person with the joy and passion of life – whether that is an authentic pasta and wine Italian meal in Milan, high fashion in Rome, beautiful architecture and history in Florence, or a romantic walk by the canals of Venice.
For the average person with two weeks of time available to see Italy, it can be a challenge to see as much as possible during this time. Thus, one must be organized and plan ahead to have an effective travel itinerary.
As an experienced traveler in Italy, I recommend the following action-packed and interesting itinerary so you can enjoy the best of Italy during your two weeks:
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By Paolo Matzi
If you are a tourist visiting Italy, you should familiarize yourself with the different modes of public transport in Italy. Knowing the different ways of getting around the beautiful country provides you with a peace of mind and having the grandest of time during your visit.
Italy is regarded as one of the most beautiful countries in the world. A lot of people are scrambling to visit Italy and stroll in its beautiful cobbled streets, visit the different tourist spots and simply enjoy the Italian life.
If you are one of those tourists, you might want to get to know the different means of public transport Italy before even booking the trip. Carefully planning of your whole trip will make your visit to Italy a memorable experience ‘ one with significantly less problems and with time that is greatly maximized.
Knowing public transport in Italy gives you an edge while travelling. No longer will you have to battle with unreadable maps or signs that you can’t understand. When you know how to get around the country, you will be able to get to where you want to be in no time.
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By Kristy Annely
Vacation rentals are furnished accommodations available on a temporary basis for tourists. Vacation rentals are becoming an increasingly popular option, as they give you more privacy, a unique and very personal touch to your holiday, and an opportunity to absorb the local culture from close quarters.
Italy provides a wide range of choices. Depending on your budget you can rent anything from a humble one-room flat to a private villa or a castle with a dozen bedrooms and a private pool. You can pick a farmhouse or a cozy cottage nestled in a small town, or an accommodation in the middle of a bustling city.
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By P. Scottyn
There are a lot of reasons why Italy is at the top of the travelers’ wish list. Awe-inspiring cultural attractions and historical monuments rank highly; so, too, does the wonderful climate, beautiful beaches, delicious cuisine and friendly people… it goes on and on!
But as far as the budget traveler is concerned, arguably the best thing about the country is the sheer unmitigated quality of budget accommodation. Put simply, hostels in Italy are some of the best in the world.
Italy’s history is characterized in part by the excess of the lavish Romans, evident in architectural triumphs such as the Colosseum in Campitelli and the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento which, although suffering the natural toils of time, still provide a fascinating insight into a great empire past.
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