Ravenna was the seat of the Roman Empirein the 5th century and then of Byzantine Italy until the 8th century. One of the reasons this city has garnered attention by UNESCO is because it presents some of the most outstanding examples of architectural creations which illustrate a significant stage in human history.
Italy dedicates February 17 to domestic felines, but in Rome it’s an everyday celebration.
Nel profondo ovest della Sicilia c’è un pezzo di isola capace di entrare immediatamente nel cuore di chi lo visita. Stiamo parlando della provincia di Trapani, crocevia di popoli e merci ma, soprattutto, scrigno di spiagge e panorami mozzafiato. Sole e bel tempo non sono certo una rarità a queste latitudini, tuttavia l’estate è il momento migliore per organizzare una vacanza. Se non altro per godere di un mare che ha pochi eguali in Italia.
We have selected seven must-see attractions showcasing Abruzzo’s impressive history, traditions and culture.
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You could spend an entire week exploring the Vatican Museums, which contain a staggering 1,400 rooms and 65,000 paintings. Seeing everything in one visit is impossible, but these masterpieces are truly unmissable.
No trip to Venice would be complete without a vaporetto ride straight to Murano, the most famous of its islands. The small city, known as the mecca of glassworks, is only a nine-minute boat ride from the Fondamente Nuove and a 30-minute ride from San Marco. Here’s a short guide that will help you look beyond the glass to the treasures of Murano.
Monti is one of Rome’s most charming and characteristic neighbourhoods
A class of Italian schoolchildren recently made the news when they announced their intentions to buy the island of Budelli, in order to prevent it from becoming the property of rich investors. How can a group of children raise the millions of euros necessary to purchase an island? The answer is simple: crowdfunding. These children believe that if every child in Italy donates towards their crowdfunding project, it will be possible to buy the island and rename it “L’Isola dei Ragazzi”.