Searching for some of Italy’s most dramatic coastal scenery? Look no further than the five historic fishing villages of Cinque Terre, says Ben Lerwill. Italy has no shortage of extravagant coastal scenery. From the citrus-tree folds of the Amalfi shoreline to the volcanic drama of the Aeolian Islands, it’s a country as synonymous with spectacular seaboards as it is with … [Read more...]
Italy Vacation Planning
Italy vacation planning tips, guides, photos and videos to help make your next vacation the best possible from Rome to Venice to every little town in between.
If you’re lucky enough to book a Holland America Mediterranean cruise that features a port stop in Sorrento, Italy on the divine Amalfi Coast, you’ll be faced with a number of tempting options for how to spend your time. Although it’s possible to sample Sorrento's innumerable charms and picturesque settings in two hours, you won’t regret devoting a full day to exploring the … [Read more...]
Summers in Italy are warm and picturesque, but they come with hordes of tourists, humidity, plus raised prices and longer lines for nearly everything. The off season in Italy remains equally picturesque and idyllic, and it comes with numerous benefits that greatly enhance any vacation. With these top 7 reasons to visit Italy in the off season, travelers can experience the … [Read more...]
Italy may steal the culinary limelight but sister island Sicily has much to shout about, says Amy Cortese. Sicily’s long and curious history has left a distinctive cultural imprint, not to mention an understandably natural wariness among Sicilians. Invading Phoenicians, Greeks, Normans, Arabs and Spaniards have all laid claim to this Mediterranean paradise over the years, … [Read more...]
Italy consistently tops the list of must visit places for those struck with wanderlust. Don't leave anything about your trip to chance!! These 7 travelers will share with you how using the services of a Italy travel agent, often a no fee agent, ensured that every moment of their trip as perfect. Ease Fears International Travel I cannot recommend Georgiann's services enough. … [Read more...]