Category Archives: Road to Italy Favorites

Custom Italy Vacations: exploring Urbino, Le Marche

Custom Italy Vacations: exploring Urbino, Le Marche
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For Italian culture buffs and art lovers, visiting the hill town of Urbino in the Le Marche region is a must. Exploring it slowly on a custom Italy vacations is a real treat. Despite its picturesque narrow streets, architectural gems, beautiful mountains stretching on the background, Urbino is unjustly ignored by many tourists. In its […]

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Custom Italy Tours : explore Trieste

Custom Italy Tours : explore Trieste
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  Trieste is one of the most underrated cities in all of Europe. It is a beautiful destination to visit on a custom Italy tours that offers excellent cuisine, a great dose of culture, castles and romance. Tourists crowds are all head to majestic Venice just 70 miles down the coast, unfairly ignoring Trieste. Verdant […]

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Customized tours of Italy: Ostia Antica

Customized tours of Italy: Ostia Antica
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If you want to escape the sweltering heat and the maddening crowds of the Eternal City you can visit the magnificent Ostia Antica. Many Road to Italy’s clients go there as part of customized tours of Italy Located twenty miles from Rome, two thousand years ago Ostia Antica was a thriving commercial port built on […]

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Private tours of Rome: “Angels and Demons” tour

Private tours of Rome: “Angels and Demons” tour
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Many fans of writer Dan Brown while in the Eternal City want to see the locations mentioned in his famous book. Within its private tours of Rome Road to Italy offers its clients a fascinating historical four-hour “Angels and Demons”. You will follow in footsteps of Robert Langdon to see majestic Roman piazzas, beautiful churches, […]

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Honeymoon in Italy: Sorrento

Honeymoon in Italy: Sorrento
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Sitting on dramatic volcanic rocks, the town of Sorrento boasts spectacular views of the bay of Naples. Some insist that here you find the most beautiful views in the world. No wonder many choose Sorrento for their honeymoon in Italy. It is a perfect place to experience la dolce vita and enjoy romantic sunsets hand […]

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Honeymoon in Italy: relaxing in Val d’Orcia

Honeymoon in Italy: relaxing in Val d’Orcia
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Beautiful castles, green rolling hills, cypresses-lined roads and neat rows of vineyards, – most beautiful images of Tuscan countryside are taken in Val d’Orcia, a perfect destination for a honeymoon in Italy. Located in southern Tuscany, Val d’Orcia has always played an important part in history of the region and recently became a UNESCO World […]

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Private tours of Tuscany: Lucca

Private tours of Tuscany: Lucca
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Lucca is a small town that many Road to Italy clients visit on private tours of Tuscany. It is a perfect destination for relaxed indulging holiday: you can enjoy excellent local food and wine, take slow walks in town or sip a coffee in one of Lucca’s pretty squares. The old center of Lucca is […]

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Private tours of Sicily: visiting Catania

Private tours of Sicily: visiting Catania
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When planning private tours of Sicily for the clients Road to Italy always recommends to visit Catania, the island’s second-largest city after Palermo. It is a real treat for Italy lovers, who want to delve deeper into the country’s past and present. Catania has lived through the turmoil of invasions, earthquakes and volcano eruptions that […]

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Italy attractions: Asolo in Veneto

Italy attractions: Asolo in Veneto
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Asolo is a small town in Veneto, Northern Italy, one of those beautiful off-the-beaten track Italy attractions that you fall in love with at first sight. Sometimes Asolo is described as the City of a Hundred Horizons for the breathtaking vistas around it. Its ancient walls, palaces and the 12th century fortress are testimonies of […]

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What to see in Florence: Boboli Gardens

What to see in Florence: Boboli Gardens
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The Boboli Gardens are one of the most beautiful gardens in Italy and one of the things not to miss during your visit to Florence. If Bronzino had not already done so, there should be a monument to Eleonora of Toledo, the beautiful wife of Cosimo de Medici. It is thanks to the beautiful duchess, […]

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