Italy. Middle Ages: 9 of the most spectacular events in August
In August, all of Italy seems to be returning to the past. Almost every city hosts knightly tournaments, theatrical performances, reconstructions of historical events, united by one theme - the…

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New Year: traditions and gifts from around the world
New Year around the world is considered a family holiday. But this is also a great opportunity to travel at the expense of a long weekend. Especially for those who…

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Italian Riviera (Liguria)
All this part of the Italian Riviera is unusually attractive. In the wide and deep bay opened in front of us, Santa Margherita appears, then Rapallo, Chiavari. Even further Sister…

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Italian islands and islets

Island Italy is a vacation for every taste. There is a place here for desperate misanthropes – for this there are uninhabited small islands where you can become a Robinson for a while, until you return to love for people and civilization.
Italian islands
Continental Italy is far from all of Italy. These are also islands, the largest and most famous of which are Sicily and Sardinia. But there are also small islands – small in size, but not in significance and beauty. The largest of the small Italian islands (this is its unofficial name) – Elba, with an area of ​​223 sq km, belongs to the Tuscan archipelago. The closest major city on mainland Italy is Florence. 28 thousand inhabitants of the island are engaged in agriculture and tourism industry. The first association with the name of the island is, of course, Napoleon. He was there in 1814, and since then Elba has become a place of Continue reading

Holidays on the lakes of Italy

The vastness of Italy is adorned with beautiful forests, fields, rivers, mountains and lakes, and the latter will be discussed. On the territory of the country there are about 1.5 thousand large and small lakes, on the shores of which tourists come from around the world, and of course, Italians themselves. The most picturesque and colorful are the lakes at the foot of the Alps – Como, Maggiore, Iseo Garda (the largest lake), Lugano and many others. The Italian lakes are dominated by a semi-Mediterranean climate comfortable for relaxation, and the area around them is planted with citrus orchards and emerald olive groves. In addition, many resorts have well-developed infrastructure, which will make the rest on the lake more intense and varied.

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Unusual hotels of Italy

Undoubtedly, in Italy there are a huge number of upscale hotels that meet the needs of travelers. But what to do for those who are already fed up with relaxing in comfortable rooms with all amenities? Italy can offer such tourists unique hotels, a vacation spent in them will be truly unforgettable. Whether you want to spend the night in a real Italian castle, stay in a hotel – a cave or Trulli, live in a small romantic hotel – a boutique, or stay in the peaceful atmosphere of a monastery – all this can be found in Italy for lovers of the unusual.

Trulli Hotels

Trulli – unique architectural structures with a conical roof. Such buildings are found only in southern Italy and most of them are located in the Apulia region near Alberobello. Moreover, the trulli of this Continue reading

When to go to Italy?
In Italy there are two high seasons. The first peak begins in mid-June and lasts until the beginning of September. And the second - from mid-December to January 10. The…

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What is Classic Italy?
Almost all year round various excursion tours to Italy are popular. You can get acquainted with the most interesting Italian cities during the week this winter even for 300 euros.…

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Traditional italian drinks
An indispensable attribute of the Italian meal is wine. It is also used as an aperitif, served with the main dish, used as an independent dish with fruit or cheese…

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Frost couture, or the height of the ski fashion
Perfect winter break! What does that require? Sparkling snow trails under the sun. Skiing. Snowboard. The frosty air of the mountains. Warm evening light in the windows of restaurants and…

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