Italy is located in Southern Europe. It shares land border with Austria, France, Slovenia, Switzerland, San Marino and Vatican City. Italy is very well connected with rest of the World by Air, Water and Land. The internal connections between the principal and smaller cities are equally good in Italy.
Along with Greece, it is accredited as the birthplace of Western Culture. It is also home to numerous UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the World. Italy’s great food, beautiful countryside, fabulous wine, and long history is the highlight of this beautiful country and makes it’s a must see destination.
The tradition, architecture, wonderful food of 20 regions of Italy makes them different and gives an impression of being independent states.
Popular Destinations in Italy
Rome – The capital city of Italy is one of the most beautiful cities in the World which attracts millions of tourist each year. The Vatican, The Trevi Fountain, Colosseum, St. Peter’s Square and Spanish Steps put Rome into the list of most photogenic cities.
Milan – This fast paced metropolis is renowned for its treasure of historical and modern sight and is home to The Gothic Duomo di Milano, one of the biggest and grandest Gothic cathedrals in the world
Naples – A hilly town serves as a capital city of Campania region. It has one of the biggest historical city centres in the world which is valued as the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Venice – Built on more than 100 small islands in a lagoon in the Adriatic Sea, Venice is labeled as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Islands are linked with bridges and canal making it a city with no roads.
Florence – Historic Centre of Capital of Tuscany region was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and it attracts millions of tourist each year that generates decent revenue for the city.
Pisa – This city in Italy’s Tuscany region is home to one of the most remarkable architectural structures, Leaning Tower of Pisa. The vibrant city centre is a small area which can be best discovered on foot.
Sicily – Located in Southern Italy, it is the largest island of the country. A mixed heritage can be sensed while you explore the architecture, landscape and culture of this island. It feels as Mother Nature awarded its miracle to Sicily.
Capri – An Island, located in the Tyrrhenian Sea that can be easily accessed from Naples, Sorrento, Positano and Amalfi. It is a perfect blend of history, nature and culture.
Turin – Located in Northwest region, this city is home to Shroud of Turin. It is an important hub of Industry as well as technology. The headquarter of Fiat, Lancia and Alfa Romeo are situated in Turin.
Genoa – Genoa is one of the under rated cities of Italy and is shadowed by other cities like Venice or Rome despite of having a long history as a rich and powerful trade centre. It is also a home to leading Italian companies.
Sorrento – It is a beautiful coastal town that becomes host for most of the tourist visiting the Amalfi Coast, Capri and Pompeii.
Amalfi Coast – It is a stretch of coastline that is popular among tourist due to its natural beauty and is also listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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