Italy, a land of art and history… but not only
Italy is considered in the world as a synonym for culture, art, beauty and history.
In fact artistic wonders can be found everywhere, and every corner of the country holds countless and wonderful surprises. Our artistic and cultural heritage is one of the most valuable in the world, and Italy has more cultural UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other country. Rome, Florence, Assisi, Venice, Siena, Pisa, and Naples are its most renowned cities of art, but the whole country can boast towns of breathtaking beauty: 95,000 monumental churches, 40,000 forts and castles, 30,000 historical residences with 4,000 gardens, 36,000 archives and libraries, 20,000 historical cities and towns, 5,600 museums and archaeological sites, and 1,500 convents. An entire life could not be enough to admire all what this country has to offer.
Tourists can visit and discover the private residences of ancient and noble families; the world famous museums such as the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, the Capitoline Museums in Rome, or the Brera Art Gallery in Milan; explore impressive archaeological sites, such as Pompei and Herculaneum, and learn stories about an exciting and grandiose past. Moreover, in every part of the country you will be able to participate to numerous cultural, artistic, and musical events that animate the already picturesque italian life.
Italy offers a rich combination of masterpieces from different areas, blending landscape and culture, history and art, architecture and city planning – it offers an exciting journey through time, from the Ancient Greeks and Romans to the present day, which is also filled by a wealth of art and culture.
Not to forget is as well what leads italian reputation all round the world, and that is the marvelous italian cuisine. Each Italian region will offer you an extraordinary culinary journey, with its local specialities, typical spices, meat cuts, homemade pastas, and so many flavors that will make you fall even more in love with this incredible country.
In Italy there are some of the most beautiful cities in the world, such as Rome, with its Sistine Chapel, Florence in Tuscany, where you can see Michelangelo’s “David” in the Accademia Gallery, and the “Pieta” in the Gothic Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiori; Venice, the beautiful city on the water famous for the gondolas and vaporetti, and Milan: famous for the fashion weeks, and the beautiful Palermo, in Sicily, the Sardinia region, with one of the most beautiful seas and Villasimius, and many other wonderful places …
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