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Italy Travel Guide

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Italy is famous for its pizzas, pasta, good wine and designers like Prada, Fendi, Gucci and Armani; but Italy also has many amazing places for tourism, unbelievable architecture all over the country, beautiful landscapes and beaches.

Italy is a mixture of old architecture and stunning natural landscapes. The spectacular architecture of Venice, Florence and Rome worked as an inspiration to the most renowned artists such as Botticelli, Da Vinci, Michelangelo and Caravaggio, great poets of opera, Pavarotti, and composers like Verdi or Puccini.

The best time to visit Italy is in spring, between April and May, and fall, between October and November. During this time the country takes beautiful and fantastic colors, and the temperature is ideal for all kinds of activities.



Florence Travel Guide FLORENCE TRAVEL GUIDE
Florence is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and it had a very important impact in art, history, music, architecture, education, cuisine, fashion, philosophy, science and religion. The city was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982.

The Renaissance originated in Florence in the second half of XIV century, its highlights are works as the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore, Ponte Vecchio, the Basilica of Santa Croce, Palazzo Vecchio, and museums like the Uffizi, the Bargello and the Accademia Gallery, home to Michelangelo's David.


Genoa Travel Guide GENOA TRAVEL GUIDE
Genoa is a city full of mysticism, history and art with numerous frescos, paintings, sculptures and other artworks, which are kept in city museums, palaces, villas, art galleries and piazzas.

In the city you can find a lot of churches and palaces such as the Genoa Cathedral, the Church of Gesý and the Church of San Donato, where there are numerous Renaissance, Baroque and Rococo frescos."


Milan Travel Guide MILAN TRAVEL GUIDE
Milan is a city with a very fast life style, full of energy, but itís also a city with an ancient cultural heritage and legacy. Milan is also well-known for containing several important museums, universities, academies, palaces, churches and libraries.

The Cathedral of Milan is the fourth largest cathedral in the world and the most important example of Gothic architecture in Italy.


Naples Travel Guide NAPLES TRAVEL GUIDE
Naples has an amazing historic, artistic, cultural, and gastronomic richness, declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Greeks, Romans, Normans and Spanish have left their mark on the city.

Situated on the west coast of Italy, by the Gulf of Naples, the city is located halfway between two volcanic areas, and the wide Ocean.


Padua Travel Guide PADUA TRAVEL GUIDE
Padua is a well-know city for its monuments and places of artistic interest such as Prato della Valle Square and the Scrovegni Chapel by Giotto's frescoes, which is one of the most important works from this painter.

Padua is famous for its university founded in 1222. The list of professors and alumni is long and illustrious, containing, among others, the names of Bembo, Sperone Speroni, the anatomist Vesalius, Copernicus, Fallopius, Fabrizio d'Acquapendente, Galileo Galilei, Pietro Pomponazzi, Reginald, later Cardinal Pole, Scaliger, Tasso and Sobieski.


Palermo Travel Guide PALERMO TRAVEL GUIDE
Its millenarian history has given a tremendous artistic and architectural heritage that ranges from Punic to Art Nouveau style homes, to Norman Arab style, neoclassic baroque churches and theaters.

Palermo is the central city in the autonomous region of Sicilia. Itís one of the most visited cities in Italy for cultural, artistic and economical factors.


Pisa Travel Guide PISA TRAVEL GUIDE
Itís well known because of its leaning tower, which was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Due to the nature of the soil, there are three leaning towers in Pisa; the most famous is the Cathedral steeple, which is in the Piazza del Duomo, near the northern end of central Via Santa Maria, and behind the same duomo (cathedral), the second one is the steeple of the Church of San Nicola, at the opposite end of Via Santa Maria, near the Lungarno, the third one is in the middle of the river walk delle Piagge, located in the eastern part of the city, it is the steeple of the church of San Michele degli Scalzi (in this case the church also is tilted).

The Palace is inclined Toscanini "Lungarno Pacinotti".


Rome Travel Guide ROME TRAVEL GUIDE
Rome has a long history; the whole world put its eyes on this city for a long time. The most powerful city in the Roman Empire was lavished with architectural jewelry by its emperors, but it was often attacked and destroyed. Fires and earthquakes also left their scars, but the eternal city always recovered from its wounds.


Venice Travel Guide VENICE TRAVEL GUIDE
Venice is a dream made into a city, where the sun shines over the water and it shows all the beauty of the city. A trip to Venice provides an unforgettable glimpse of the most marvelous moments in life.

Venice has a legendary reputation for his extensive and artistic heritage; the long history of European painting also references the important role in the history of symphonic and operatic music.


Verona Travel Guide VERONA TRAVEL GUIDE
The city of Romeo and Juliette, the two lovers who died for love, the tragedy wrote by Shakespeare. Each year, Verona is visited by thousands of tourists and enthusiastic young lovers.

It's one of the most attractive cities in Italy. The city has been awarded with the world heritage site status by UNESCO because of its urban structure and architecture.




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