There is no shortage of beautiful places in Italy. Scroll down for a collection of destination guides for the best places to visit in Italy including Florence, Venice, the Amalfi Coast, Sorrento, Rome, Capri and more!
What you need to know before you visit Italy
Are you dreaming of traveling to Italy and experiencing the incredible Italian culture, food and sights? If you’re planning a trip to Italy for the first time, make sure you read this article for the top Italy travel tips and advice! Click here to read the full article.
A selection of curated wanderlust-inducing travel photos from Instagram of Florence (AKA Firenze) in Italy. You’ll want to hop on a plane to visit Florence after seeing these! Click here for the full selection of photos.
Italy Destination Guides
5 of the top landmarks and monuments to see when in Rome, Italy. Only have 48 hours in the city? Read on for what to do in Rome. Click here to read the full article.
Orvieto offers up the most striking panoramic views, a stunning Duomo, the Torre del Moro bell tower, the St. Patrick’s Well and underground crypts. If you are looking for the perfect day trip from Rome, look no further than Orvieto, a charming little hilltop town in Umbria, Italy. Click here to read the full article.
Only have 1 day to visit the beautiful Isle of Capri in Italy? It can be done! Read this practical travel guide to find out how to get to Capri from Sorrento, Naples or the Amalfi Coast. Travel around the island on a scooter or boat and see the Blue, White and Green Grottoes, the Faraglioni rock formations, Punta Carena and more! Click here to read the full article.
Pompeii is one of the most important archaeological sites and tourist attractions in Italy. If you are planning a day trip to Pompeii from Sorrento or Naples, read on for what you need to know including opening times, ticket prices, what to see, how to get to Vesuvius from Pompeii and so on!
Only have 48 hours to spend in Venice? Not to worry, read on for 6 top things to do and places to visit in Venice to make the most of your time in The Floating City! Click here to read the full article.
Burano, located in the Italian region of Veneto, is famous for rows upon rows of brightly multicoloured houses that line its canals and streets. It is a must-do day trip for anyone traveling to Venice. These photos will make you want to go and soak up all the colours that Burano has to offer! Click here to read the full article.
There’s so much more to the Italian city of Verona than the tale of Romeo and Juliet: it houses castles, magnificent bridges, beautiful bell towers and even Arena di Verona, a massive Roman coliseum. A great day trip destination for those staying in Venice – see it all in a day on foot. Read on for more! Click here to read the full article.
Wondering how to plan your perfect trip to the Amalfi Coast? Read on for the ultimate Amalfi Coast travel guide including how to get there from Rome, Naples, Sorrento or Salerno, and things to do and see in the Amalfi Coast – Positano, Amalfi, Ravello and more! Click here to read the full article.
A step-by-step guide to making the most of your time exploring the monuments within the Duomo Complex including the Florence Cathedral, Giotto’s Campanile, Baptistery and Opera Museum in Florence, Italy. Read on for how to purchase tickets for the Duomo, how to schedule your visit, the best time to visit the Duomo in Florence, fantastic hotels to book near the Duomo and more! Click here to read the full article.
Looking for great views in Florence? Here are 8 of the best vantage points to visit to take in Florence’s magnificent skyline. Read on for the best places to visit, top things to see and where to stay in Florence, Italy. Click here to read the full article.
There is more to Pisa’s Piazza del Duomo than the Torre di Pisa, more commonly known as the Leaning Tower! A step-by-step guide to making the most of your time exploring the monuments in Pisa, Italy. Read on for how to schedule your visit, ticket options, dress code, where to stay and what to see! Click here to read the full article.
Siena is a stunning city in the heart of Tuscany that has preserved its medieval charm and architecture. Though many return visitors to Italy opt to stay a few nights in the historic centre of Siena, it is easy to visit Siena as a day trip from its Tuscan neighbour, Florence. Read on for a guide for what to see and do in Siena if you only have 1 day to explore the city! Click here for the full guide!
Cinque Terre is made up of 5 enchanting towns (Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso) along the Ligurian coast in Italy. Read this complete guide for practical tips to help you plan a perfect visit – how to get to Cinque Terre, things to do, where to stay and what you should see! Click here to read the full article.
Portofino is a wonderful day trip destination for anyone visiting the region of Liguria. Read on for how to plan a day trip to Portofino from Cinque Terre including how to get there, what to see and do and the best place to stay if you’re planning on visiting this region! Click here to read the full article.
Portovenere (or Porto Venere) is located in what is known as the “Gulf of Poets” in Italy because many famous poets, writers and artists sought inspiration from this beautiful part of the world. Portovenere is a fantastic day trip destination for anyone visiting Cinque Terre and the region of Liguria. Read on for my guide to this beautiful port town in Italy! Click here to read the full article.