In January, Americans chose Paris and Rome as the world’s most romantic cities. Now, Monograms’ Local Hosts are helping travelers take their Paris and Rome romances to the next level by weighing in on the best places to fall in love in each city. PARIS Thanks to world-class dining, incredible wines, scenic landscapes and cobblestone streets, for as long as we can recall, … [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.
Italy is a rare country that truly has it all. It features rich history, arts, and cuisine, and the natural landscapes are as varied as they are beautiful. With this guide, travelers of all ages will find the perfect outdoor adventure for their next Italian vacation! You'll also find that your guide on a Globus tour will have local knowledge of off the beaten path ideas and … [Read more...]
With fine hotels, Michelin-starred restaurants, exclusive bars and spectacular scenery, the Amalfi Coast has long been a magnet for the rich and famous while still the ultimate romantic getaway. The narrow ‘road of a thousand bends’ snakes in sinuous curves along a coastline of such dramatic beauty it’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Fairytale towns and villages cling to … [Read more...]
From north to south and heel to toe, travelers long to see the ancient cities, seaside villages and rolling vineyards of Italy. They dream about a taste of la dolce vita.. Italy is one of those rare destinations; it offers an immense amount of diversity from Cinque Terre and Sicily to Rome and Lake Maggiore. It’s a place travelers can visit over and over again and always … [Read more...]
It goes without saying that a trip to Rome’s Vatican means seeing the majestic St. Peter’s Basilica as well as Michelangelo’s famed art in the Sistine Chapel. However, there are a number of things about the Vatican you might miss if you aren’t aware of them. The following are eight fascinating facts you likely weren’t aware of about the Vatican that could illuminate its … [Read more...]