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. For those who are going to make such a voyage for the first time, some advice from our correspondent Fedor Yurin, who has worked as a guide on the routes of the “classic” for a long time, will be useful.
To begin with, I want to note that a week-long bus ride, albeit through the most beautiful cities in the world, but in an unfamiliar company and at a fast pace, is quite a hard job. And yet, such inconvenience is more than compensated by the abundance of interesting monuments, the beauty of cities, amazing food and wine – all that the locals unite with the concept of “Bella Italy”.
An eight-day trip usually begins in Rimini, a small resort town on the Adriatic coast, where charter flights Continue reading
The north of Italy is the lapel of the Italian “boots”, the country of the Alps, a paradise for skiers and the most international region of the country, bordering Slovenia, Austria, Switzerland and France. Here you can successfully combine skiing in the world famous Val d’Aosta or Dolomiti di Brenta with shopping in Milan, the canonical fun of San Remo and the melancholy charm of Venice.
If the basis of South Italian cuisine is pasta and olive oil, then the north is corn, rice and butter.
Italians themselves divide the north of the country into two large regions – the Northwest (provinces of Piedmont, Liguria, Lombardy and Val d’Aosta) and the Northeast (Emilia-Romagna, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Trentino-Alto Adige and Veneto) . Continue reading
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 – 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