If you have planned a trip to Italy, one of the toughest jobs at hand will be to select the places you would visit. You will be at your wit’s end to decide on this area because Italy has a lot to offer, more than you can handle. Although, whatever few best places to visit in Italy, you will find them worth all your efforts. Take a look at the main attractions to cover at this exotic place, so that half your battle is won.
The Roman fever
Once in Italy, you cannot ignore this majestic land of historical importance, known as Rome. Currently the capital of modern-day Italy, it symbolizes ancient history to the core and at the same time has a contemporary feel to it. The city is vibrant and energetic, and you can almost feel it in the air. Highlights of this place include The Colosseum, The Pantheon, Vatican Museums, and St. Peter’s Basilica, to name a few. Recognized as one of the hottest places to visit in the world, Rome requires repeated visits to experience everything it has on offer.
Venice- water, water, everywhere
Venice is considered the epitome of romance; surely, it will ignite your passions. Venice is a real beauty, as the city is built everywhere in a lagoon and with water. The city has more than hundreds of canals, and a gondola ride in one of these waters is the icing on the cake. The pedestrian areas along the canals, therefore, provide an ideal place for hiking. Piazza San Marco, the largest square, is famous for its beautiful church. Museums, palaces, and churches present other forms of competent architecture from this period.
Tuscany- an enthralling experience
If you wish to view the countryside, enjoy at seaside towns, marvel at ancient artworks of legends or experience classic medieval towers, then Tuscany is the place to be. This vast region encompasses some of the most popular tourist spots and provides an opportunity to witness a myriad landscape. There is a vast list of places worth mentioning, a few special picks are Florence-the city of art; Pisa- known for the tower Pisa; Siena- a hill town famous for its piazza, museums and cathedrals; Montepulciano- the walled city famous for its Renaissance structures and delectable wine; and Versilia- a paradise for beach lovers.
Milan- the Richie Rich
Milan is richness personified with its vast display of stylish galleries, restaurants, shops and undoubtedly the treasured art and culture reflected in the historic structures of the place. It is the home of one of the most notable opera houses, La Scala and the A.C., Italy’s best football club. You can also witness the aura of the magnificent Duomo or turn a shopaholic with the world-class shopping experience in Milan.
The journey has just begun because there are a lot more places to explore, and one of them is Turin, located in the Northwestern region of Italy. It serves as the best place to view the baroque architecture and to participate in winter sports. Naples conjures up images of mouth-watering pizzas, and you can get a slice of history in its famous cathedrals or the National Archeological Museum. Verona is known for the Roman Arena, a beautiful castle complex and of course Romeo and Juliet.
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