The Carnival – Carnevale di Venezia
What to see in Venice? That is the easiest question to answer, as there are so many things to see. Indeed, one visit...|
What to see in Venice? That is the easiest question to answer, as there are so many things to see. Indeed, one visit...| Tagged carnival, maks, Venice, Venice attractions
Lake Como stretches for 50 kilometres in the foothills of the Alps in northern Italy. Despite its glamorous reputation as a playground for...
The large port city of Genova is famous for many reasons: it gave the world the virtuoso Niccolò Paganini, the legendary explorer Christopher...
Stretching along Mar Ligure, east of Genoa, is the Riviera di Levante with its picturesque fishing villages and glamorous resorts dotting the rugged...
Italy has an incredible amount of museums filled with priceless masterpieces. While most tourists head to the Uffizi, Doges Palace and the Vatican...| Tagged Amalfi, Arno river, Donatello, Florence, Museo Cappella Sansevero, Museo Stefano Bardini, Naples, Palazzo Grimani, Paper Museum, Venice
The mountainous region of Piedmont in Italy’s north-west borders Switzerland and France. This beautiful corner of Bel Paese has remained under the tourists’ radar for...| Tagged Alba, Alps, Asti spumante, Barbaresco, Barbera, Barolo, Castelli Aperti events, Castello di Lignano Monferrato, Castello di Masino, Castello di Rocca Grimalda, Dolcetto, Gourmet Food, Gran Paradiso National Park, Langhe, Medieval Castles, Monferrato, Piedmont, Red Wines, Residences of the Royal House of savoy, Roero, Truffle Festivals, White Truffle
Holy Week, the most important week in the Christian calendar, is marked by beautiful Easter festivities and solemn religious processions throughout Italy. Here...| Tagged Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Chieti, Easter events, Enna, Florence, Saint Peter's Basilica, Saint Peter's square, Sicily, Trapani
It is worth including Sicily in your personalized tours of Italy in March to see the Feast of San Giuseppe festivities (La Festa...| Tagged Feast of San Giuseppe, Sicily, Tavola di San Giuseppe, Zeppole di San Giuseppe
There is more to Tuscany than rolling hills, medieval towns and good wine. On Italy custom tours, you can also explore the Tuscan...| Tagged Capraia, Elba, Giannutri, Giglio, Gorgona, Montecristo, Pianosa, Roman Villa, Saracen Tower, Tuscan archipelago, Tuscan Archipelago National Park, Tuscany
Although many tourists head to Italy during summer months, Bel Paese is truly a four-season destination offering something special all year round. Here...| Tagged Apennines, Capri, Carnevale di Ivrea, Carnevale di Venezia, Carnevale di Viareggio, Cefalu, Italian Alps, La Scala, Mt. Etna, Naples, Rome, Sicily, Teatro dell'Opera di Roma