Located in the Bay of Naples, Capri was one of the main settings of La Dolce Vita and it is still one of the favorite destinations of jet-set stars. It geographically belongs to the Sorrento peninsula, being partially submerged by the waters thousands of years ago, and it is now a short distance away from the mainland. In this guide, learn how to discover this magical island on a Capri boat tour.
Things To Do in Italy
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With everything there is to do and see in Italy, it’s sometimes hard to maximize your stay. Your vacation should include both highly experiential memories as well as ultra-relaxation breaks. Here, you can find all the things to do in Italy that will make your getaway as memorable as possible.
According to Wine Spectator, the wine most loved by wine lovers in the USA is Brunello di Montalcino. China is not far behind and rivers of wine will flow along the Silk Road once the President Xi Jinping has tasted the bottle of Riserva 2007 Biondi Santi donated by the Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte when they met last 26 April in Rome. Even in Buckingham Palace, the king of Sangiovese has its royal place, as they say Her Majesty now and then loves treating herself to a glass of Brunello, her favorite drink after the unfailing afternoon tea.
Obviously, I’m biased, but Tuscany is spectacular all-year-round. Its soft hills, charming mountains, blue sea, rivers and lakes all wait to be explored. As a local to Tuscany, I’d say the best time to visit is definitely early to mid-fall. Below, you can find the top reasons why mid-fall is the best time to visit Tuscany.
Italy is basically a synonym for fashion. When you’re traveling around this fascinating country, it’s inevitable that you will indulge in some high-end shopping. Sporting your new designer buys when you go back home is that much better when you know you purchased in Italy. After all, some of the most exclusive designer brands are Italian. Brands like Versace, Gucci, Valentino and Armani are all thanks to Italy. Why not buy this season’s products in the country in which they’re made? Here’s our guide to the best high-end shopping in Italy: