Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Necropolis of Pantalica

The Necropolis of Pantalica in southeast Sicily is a collection of cemeteries with rock cut chamber tombs. The necropolis of Pantalica is a large, UNESCO World Heritage Site encompassing five cemetery areas, the necropolis of Filiporto, the North West necropolis, the Cavetta necropolis, the North necropolis and the South necropolis. It is an important site, […]

Mosaic Art At The Villa del Casale

The Villa del Casale, near Piazza Armerina is perhaps the finest and most extensive display of mosaics in the Roman world. The Villa Romana del Casale is the ultimate in Sicily villas – a 4th century AD Roman building, built in an agricultural estate. A landslide covered the site in the 12th century, helping to […]

Architecture Of Arezzo

Arezzo is located in the center-east of Tuscany and lies on a hill close to the Appennino Tosco-Romagnolo.There are many other historical buildings that prove the importance of Arezzo in the centuries. Its origins, as you can see from its architecture, date back to the Etruscans, as it was one of the greatest Etruscan towns. […]

Thermal Springs Of Tuscany

Italy is a colorful mosaic of travel experiences, a delicious melange of flavors and cultures that offers something for every traveler. From cosmopolitan culture buff to adventurer, from the serious student of history to the socialite, Italy truly is the country that caters to them all and everyone in between. Italy’s cities and countryside offer […]

City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas

Vicenza, a city in northeastern Italy, in the Veneto region, at the northern base of the Monte Berico, straddling the Bacchiglione River. Vicenza is located in the Veneto region of Italy, in its own province. Vicenza was a prosperous town under Venetian rule, and its pride was demonstrated in fine architecture, much of which still […]

Positano – A Hidden Gem Of Amalfi Coast

Positano is one of the hidden gems of the Amalfi Coast, Italy, popular with jet-setters and honeymooners alike. Positano started out as a local fishing village and is still not as commercialized as other towns along the Amalfi Coast like Sorrento and Amalfi. It also doesn’t get the amount of cruise ship tourists that these […]

Magnificent Italian City -Trieste

Trieste is a magnificent Italian city located between Italian border with Slovenia and the Adriatic Sea deserves every traveler’s attention. With its venerable and diverse history Trieste is popular as a city with legendary origin, rich cultural heritage and tolerance between different people living on its territory. On every corner in the city of Trieste […]

Music Festival in Sanremo

Sanremo is located a short distance over the border from Menton, France on the Ligurian sea coast. On the Italian side it is conveniently located for the airport at Genova. Since the 1800,s the mild climate has been enjoyed by European visitors from the colder north when aristocracy and royalty started to visit the area. […]