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Italy is a country comprised of varied areas that offer travelers interesting nightlife, world famous artwork, delicious foods and gorgeous countryside. When you are selecting your next holiday, Italy has something for everybody. Take pleasure in the beauty and love of Venice or check out the historic city of Rome on your honeymoon vacation. Tuscany is a romantic and visually spectacular location to invest a honeymoon. Check out the historic city of Florence and view the countryside that some of the world’s most famous artists seen. Check out Verona to touch the breast of Juliet and climb to Vesuvius after visiting the archaeological site.

It is Italy and yet Sicilians say Sicily is not exactly Italy. If you ever traveled in both (Italy and Sicily), you will indeed notice big differences. The differences are in architecture, history and troublesome of Sicily, influences from Arabs,...
A huge amount of things are known for Palermo Sicily. Even board games like "Night Falls in Palermo". Mafia is really connected with this city, but that is the least from what this city has to show to a...
Catania is the 2nd largest city in Sicily, Italy. It is "A Muntagna", meaning under the Mount Etna. Mount Etna has provided with most of the building materials (stones) to Catania. That is most buildings are looking black, dark...
If Ortygia, Agrigento and Cefalu look picturesque to you, then Taormina will blow you away. It combines a fantastic hill city along with a great beach and fantastic architecture. The coolest thing ever? You can move up and down from the...
Syracuse is a place related to both art and torture. Once you get to the archaeological place, you will have to visit Ortygia (Ortigia), that is 10 minutes from the site. Ortygia is the actual old city of Syracuse and...
We asked three travel bloggers on their preferred Italian itinerary destinations in Italy and they responded with some fabulous ideas. Read along for these handpicked ideas. Vernazza Cinque Terre Situated on Italy’s Riviera coast lays the picturesque cluster of towns known as...
We landed in Cefalu Sicily (Cefalù), during a 5 day trip around Sicily. Sicily has a huge relation with Greeks that goes back thousands of years and we wanted to explore such things. Our trip included Agrigento, Taormina, Catania,...
Agrigento was another destination in Sicily, Italy we loved. The reason? It's name comes from the Greek word "Akragantas" and all the temples in its archaeological site relate to Greek heroes and deities. We didn't have the time to visit...
A Europe road trip? That would be great! Those were our words at some point and we noted to to do that "some time". Well, "some time" came soon enough. Read along. How all started with our Europe Road Trip Five...
Pisa offers a variety of top-notch historic structures, with a number of great palaces, more than a rating of historical churches, and some outstanding plazas (Piazzas) and bridges over the River Arno. We went there as part of our...
Visiting museums is a way to be in and around art for a few hours, but staying in an art hotel is a 24 hour experience. For many, staying in art hotels is a way of enjoying life. Here is...
Milan might not host as many treasures from the past as other parts of Italy, but then again, we are talking about the one place in the world with the largest number of UNESCO Heritage Sites, which means that...
What a marathon! We managed to visit all these places in almost 2.5 days! Our base was Napoli and this story here was part of our experience to both Rome and Napoli. Napoli is a very special place, famous for...
Leaving Verona we went towards Firenze Italy (Florence). We also planned to go to Pisa and we did. But the main goal was the amazing city of Firenze. The city is also considered as the birthplace of the Renaissance,...
There we were! Having exploring all the little secrets of Lyon in France, it was time to change country and drive up to Verona, Italy. Now, if you look up in Google for Verona many things will pop up....