Emergency During Your Trip to Italy

What to Do in an Emergency During Your Trip to Italy

With a magnitude 6.2 earthquake devastating parts of the Lazio region last Wednesday, we are again reminded that emergencies can affect us even during a trip to Italy. After all, one of those badly hit was the town of Amatrice, which is a popular summer destination for those coming from Rome. Even if you don’t get caught in a natural disaster, you may get involved read all…

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Traveling to Italy for Soccer or “Calcio”

Have you ever considered traveling to Italy for soccer or “calcio.” Let’s take a dive into the passionate world of Italian football with this guide! “In Italy they live for football, it’s a religion.” Such were the words of German soccer player Sami Khedira, who now plays for the Italian soccer team Juventus. And that’s one thing most tourists should know when traveling to Italy. With read all…

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5 Offbeat Tourist Attractions in Italy

You’ve probably seen the usual tourist attractions in Italy, from Venice to Sicily. That doesn’t mean you’re done with the country, as there may still be a lot you haven’t seen yet—from the funny to the weird. Here are 5 offbeat sights in the country that you may want to check out: L’importuno di Michelangelo, Florence Sure, most tours of Italy cover Michelangelo’s major works read all…

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5 Italian Designer Brands and Where to Find Them in Italy

Other than its impressive monuments and great food, you cannot leave Italy without checking out the flagship stores of Italian designer brands. After all, they are more than just places to sell their products; these boutiques are designed to give shoppers an unforgettable experience. Here are five of the most impressive flagship stores in Italy, found in three of its biggest cities: Rome Palazzo Fendi read all…