After climbing to the top of Milan's iconic Duomo and grabbing a cup of fresh gelato, you could spend the afternoon (or days on end) exploring the 2015 Milan Expo. A world fair uniquely themed to present the foods of the world, the Expo features the food staples and best dishes from over 140 countries. Organizers expect over 20 million visitors during the Expo, which will … [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.
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When you visit Italy with Globus, you’ll say hello to the unique and the one-of-a-kind, and goodbye to the ho hum. Along with visiting all of Italy’s must-see sights, you’ll enjoy a quiet boat ride along the beautiful coast of Cinque Terre and make pasta with a local chef. Globus Italy will take you to dinner, not at a busy restaurant, but at a quaint Sicilian farmhouse. … [Read more...]
Visiting Cinque Terre feels like you've stepped back in time to a place that is authentic, nearly traffic-free, filling you with a sense of freedom to spend time walking the idyllic villages that hug cliffs above the Mediterranean Sea. Lying between the cities of Genoa and Pisa, and just over the hill from the bustling town of La Spezia, Cinque Terre, or the Five Lands is a … [Read more...]
Have you ever considered a food safari? That’s right, instead of hunting for elusive animals in the wild you seek out experiences with some of the most authentic flavors a region has to offer, no foraging or dirt under your nails required. A Italy food tour immediately brings to mind olive oil, fresh tomatoes, gelato and aged to perfection wine. [su_quote]But on this … [Read more...]