Great works of art, awe inspiring architecture, gastronomic juggernaut – imagine yourself exploring one of the world’s most iconic destinations – Italy!
Whether you are a solo traveller, a couple on a romantic getaway or a group of friends seeking an epic European holiday, Italy will rejuvenate the soul, intrigue the mind and satisfy the belly. From the bustling Italian epicenter of Rome, to the rolling green hills of the Tuscan country side, to the sparkling blue waters of the Amalfi Coast – Italy has something for everyone!
It doesn’t matter if are a history buff or not, Italy’s cultural richness will draw you in and leave you with a sense of awe. This country boasts birthplace of the Roman Empire and the Renaissance. Check out the Sistine Chapel in Rome or the Statue of David in Florence to see the famous works of Michelangelo. While in Rome, don’t miss the ancient ruins of the Coliseum or the Roman Forum. Did you know there are more UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Italy than any other country on the planet?
Close your eyes and imagine the sites and smells of Italy, what comes to mind? Perhaps authentic Italian pasta or hand-made pizza. Stroll through a piazza and smell the fresh espresso coming from the outdoor cafes. Continue on and wander through an outdoor market full of fresh vegetables, herbs, spices and seafood. You cannot leave Italy without experiencing freshly made gelato in an authentic gelateria. Italians take their food seriously and each meal is like a work of art for the taste buds!
Italy is an explorer’s paradise with beautiful mountains, glimmering coastlines and mazes of cobblestoned towns. Get lost for a day in Venice by winding through the narrow streets and over the canals. Spend a day or two trekking the rugged coast of Cinque Terre in the Italian Riviera. Rent a Fiat and drive through the rolling hills of Tuscany – make sure to stop at a local winery for a delicious taste of some of the world’s best vino tinto (red wine).
Italy is full of endless adventure and will satisfy every type of traveler!