Italy offers not just its beautiful scenery but a lot of different opportunities to enjoy its natural beauty. Cinque Terre, Dolomites, and Sardinia all have great landscapes and fantastic hiking routes.
Why not spend your time learning the lives of the Romans or discover the cause of the destruction of Pompeii as you visit Mount Vesuvius, or just lazy alongside the lakes of the Amalfi coast? Italy provides travellers with a lot to see and do and there is a lot to explore.
Here are some of the best places you can visit in Italy:
Naples is one of the busiest cities in the country and is the capital of the Campania region in Southern Italy. The city offers historic sites, a lively atmosphere of shops and different types of art works. Don’t forget the different places where you can enjoy the nightlife too.
And of course, how could we forget that most of your favourite foods came from this city! You will for certain enjoy its most famous pizza, spaghetti, and parmigiana. These dishes are the classic of Naples and are usually served using fresh, locally grown ingredients.
Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. It is an autonomous region of Italy which also contains several small isles. Sicily is rich in history and art, from the Palermo’s Baroque churches to Agrigento’s Valley.
Milan is now regarded as a mega fashion centre as it now houses a lot of different designer shops. Visitors are captured with the world surviving famous treasures such as Leonardo da Vinci’s painting, The Last Supper, the Castello Sforzesco, the La Scala Opera House, and one of the world’s largest Gothic cathedral.