Archive for December, 2012

December 3, 2012

Making the Most of Your Trip to Italy, by Aziza Kendrick

Offering a dense concentration of natural and cultural attractions, Italy is one of the most-frequently visited nations globally. The culture-rich nation spans 3,000 years of history and features some of the world’s most luxurious beaches, most breathtaking views of mountain ranges, and an array of iconic historical cities filled with ruins.

When traveling to Italy, here is a list of notable places to visit in order to make the most of your trip:

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Rome, Italy, aerial photo. Scans of 2 d images in the public domain believed to be free to use without restriction in the US

-Rome, Italy’s capital, offers history at every turn. The city is packed with enough monuments, museums, churches, and palaces to keep any history buff occupied for an extended period of time. Those looking for a great dining and nightlife scene will also find Rome an ideal destination.

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Colourful: The Bridge of Sighs in Venice

Venice is a city built on water and is one of Italy’s most-popular tourist sites. In addition to the impressive architecture of its churches and museums, the city is also filled with canals, offering visitors an opportunity to take a ride on a gondola.

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Piazza Cesare Beccaria

-Milan offers many shops, restaurants, and art galleries to the fashion-savvy visitor. The city features La Scala, a world-famous opera house.

World traveler Aziza Kendrick has visited numerous cities in Italy, including Rome, Florence, and Milan.

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