The terrain of Rome is crammed with historical attractions and there are always archaeological excavations going on in several parts of the city. This is why you won’t find many supermarkets or malls inside Rome. Instead there are streets and lanes full of innovative and interesting shops each of which appears more fascinating than the… Read the full article
Italy Travel Guide You Need At Every Step
The land with the most stunning diversity of landscape woos tourists by its potent combination of wine, food, architecture and haute couture. Come to Italy and you will know what good living really is… a trip to the local grocers will expose you to the most beautifully groomed people.
The land of Versace and Gucci and Fendi has also spawned talents like Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo. The cultural super power will excite architects by its fine castles, town squares and buildings inspired by the Renaissance period and the Baroque, Neo-classicist and Novecento art forms while music lovers will be fascinated by the superlative opera and orchestra performances.
Pizzas and pasta and spaghetti and lasagne…Italian food will fill up your heart and tummy. The country with all its decadent charm is best explored after you know what to look for inside. Here you will get to know about the best attractions, best vineyards, best shopping hubs, best cities and basically the best of everything about Italy.
The classical beauty of Tuscany, the glamour of Milam, the romance of Venice, the history of Sicily and the sea splendour of Puglia will tempt you but that’s not all about Italy…as you will discover here.
The intensively researched guide will take you beyond the usual tourist destinations to reveal the true Italian spirits… the charming countryside, the majestic river villas and the little known Italian delicacies that you won’t get anywhere else in the world.
Here is a great place to start: About Italy and its tourism
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Italians and passionate about their wine and no trip to Italy is complete without an intimate encounter with their wines. The country produces a staggering amount of wine and sifting through all of it to locate the best labels can be a challenge. This article will let you know the basics of understanding Italian wines;… Read the full article
Not only is Rome a splendid tourist destination with treasure troves of art, history and culture, but it’s also a fulcrum for many amazing day trips too. There are historical sites like Ostia Antica, Pompeii and Herculaneum and magnificent villas like those in Tivoli. Tuscany with its vineyards and castles and Amalfi coast with its… Read the full article
It’s almost a sacrilege to come to Rome and not take a food/ wine tour. It will almost be like coming here and not seeing the Pantheon or not going to the Colosseum. Given, how much the average Italian loves food… a food tour in Rome is almost a sacred experience. Savouring each bite, learning… Read the full article
Rome is an exciting cornucopia of sights, attractions, momentous historical events, arts, music, food, wine, and offers so many opportunities that the average traveller is left completely bewildered. Almost every piazza in Rome has a 2000 year old statue or fountain or obelisk, so no matter which part of the city you wander in, it… Read the full article
As mentioned on our main page about fascinating Rome, it is an immensely walkable city. In fact, most of Rome’s attractions are in narrow pedestrian streets that open up to startlingly beautiful piazzas and these are inaccessible by buses and larger vehicles. Even if you take a hop on hop off tour in Rome, you… Read the full article
What To Expect Walk around the Vatican area or the Termini station zone (or other attraction heavy areas) at any point of the day or evening and there is a high chance that you will be approached by some of the other tout selling tickets to hop on hop off tours in Rome. It’s no… Read the full article
Like many cities around the world, Roma has many passes that help tourists save a lot of money, time and logistical planning. Several of these passes have skip the line benefits at many key attractions. All passes offer free travel through Rome’s public transport networks, free entry to some attractions and often a free hop… Read the full article
Rome has many important museums but the Vatican museums are a class apart. There are so many guests/ tourists who exclusively come to Rome with the purpose of touring the Vatican that Vatican museum tours are in a separate league altogether. There are so many types of Vatican Museum tours that are really easy to… Read the full article
Locals in Roma believe in living up the night and their nights usually begin quite late. You will often see groups of friends meeting up at 9.30 p.m. or even later and then embarking on a long dinner plus an equally long discussion about their plans for the remaining night. In Rome every process….be it… Read the full article