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Top tourist attractions in Italy: Perugia

Top tourist attractions in Italy: Perugia
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Perugia is a beautiful city in Umbria, chock-full of historic monuments, galleries, good restaurants and lively cafes. With its well-preserved old centre, summer jazz festival and hugely popular chocolate festival it is certainly one of the top tourist attractions in Italy. Perugia’s origins go back to the Etruscan times when it was a large thriving […]

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Top tourists attractions in Italy: Ovada and Acqui Terme

Top tourists attractions in Italy: Ovada and Acqui Terme
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Ovada and Acqui Terme are two beautiful towns in Piedmont, off the main tourist trails, yet any connoisseur of all things Italian, and wine especially, will recommend them to you among the top tourists attractions in Italy. However, be warned: there is no Renaissance art to be found there! Only beautiful landscapes, good old-fashioned food […]

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Underground Rome: Stadio di Domiziano & Piazza Navona

Underground Rome: Stadio di Domiziano & Piazza Navona
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When it comes to visit Rome, the underground Rome should not be missed. We selected two very interesting Rome attractions: Stadio di Domiziano & Piazza Navona. Piazza Navona is dressed to the nines every day to show the best to every tourist that passes by. It is impossible not to be overwhelmed by the grandeur of […]

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Private Tours of Italy Ideas: Churches in Florence

Private Tours of Italy Ideas: Churches in Florence
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There are many things to do in Florence: sightseeing, shopping, dining in style. A walk around the city’s stunning churches while on your private tour of Italy will help you to discover its glorious past. There are more than 200 churches in Florence. For centuries, they have been not only places for solemn prayers but […]

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Where to go in Sicily: Monreale

Where to go in Sicily: Monreale
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Where to go in Sicily ? On the slopes of Monte Caputo lays the town of Monreale. It is only a short drive from Palermo and is certainly worth a day trip during your Sicily tour. The road to Monreale runs through the beautiful valley called “La Conca d’Oro” (“The Golden Shell”) with its orange and olive […]

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Places to visit in Tuscany: Abbey of Sant’ Antimo

Places to visit in Tuscany: Abbey of Sant’ Antimo
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Concerning the best places to visit in Tuscany, we decided to let you know more about the Abbey of Sant’Antimo. The Abbey of Sant’Antimo (Abbazia di Sant’Antimo) sits in a verdant valley, surrounded by ancient olive trees and cypresses, south of Montalcino in Tuscany. It is a wonderful place to visit on your honeymoon in […]

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Places to visit in Venice

Places to visit in Venice
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There is more to Venice than the Saint Mark’s square, Café Florian and the Doge’s Palace. The San Marco district (“sestiero” in Italian) is the most famous with its cluster of main Venice tourist attractions, and, unfortunately, it is the most crowded and less authentic of all the city neighborhoods. Cross the Academia bridge (Ponte […]

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Sights to see in Rome

Sights to see in Rome
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A beautiful sunny day as spring is blossoming, comfortable clothing, free time and wish to travel back almost 2000 years are the ingredients composing a visit to Ostia Antica excavations. Ostia Antica is one of the best sights to see in Rome ! Ostia Antica is located not far from Rome, and you can reach […]

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What to do in Milan

What to do in Milan
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With almost two million tourists visiting Milan every year, it is certainly not a city to ignore. It can be enjoyed as part of a trip to the beautiful Lombardy or on its own. We just want to give you a few pointers on what to do in Milan. Visit Il Duomo The Gothic beauty of […]

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What to do in Sicily

What to do in Sicily
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The magnificent island of Sicily is one of the top places to visit in Italy. It’s stunning landscape, baroque architecture, traditional food, sunshine and the warm sea will astound you. Here we offer travel tips on what to do in Sicily. 1. Visit the Monreale Norman Cathedral. The splendid cathedral is situated in a hill […]

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