From Tuscan landscape to the cities of Rome, Venice to Naples, Italian movies have always featured both the Romanesque architecture and beautiful landscapes as backdrops to their stories. Avid movie watchers are able to gain a look into the beauty and magnificence that this country has to offer through movies filmed at the sites and scenery of Italy. Here are 5 movies filmed in Italy guaranteed to whet your appetite for Italian exploration.Continue reading
By: Marcie Dasher, CTA and Senior Travel Consultant
Rome, check! Amalfi Coast and Positano, check! Florence, and the Tuscan countryside, check! Venice, check! Wow, Italian Concerto with Trafalgar tour allowed me to experience so many bucket list destinations it was incredible! I was so happy with the entire itinerary and would jump at the chance to do this exact same tour again.
Italians have certainly mastered the art of living- family values, spectacular food and a good dose of summer sun. When vacationing in Italy, travelers expect to be surrounded by historical cities, picturesque mountains and endless attractions and Italy does not disappoint. There are 20 different regions in Italy, and each specializes in something different to see and experience. If you’ve never been to Italy or you’re planning on exploring a new region, here are a few things you can expect on an Italy vacation.
By: Yulanda Hanson, Certified Travel Counselor
My journey began as I met my daughter in London and flew into Milan for 2 nights before the tour started. We flew into the small airport in Milan, Linate, and took a short, relatively inexpensive taxi ride to our hotel, the Chateau Monfort – 5 star hotel, centrally located in Milan and within easy walking distance from the Duomo, Milan’s grand Cathedral.