All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Italy’

Portofino – Liguria, Italy

Portofino – Liguria, Italy

Postcard of the Italian Riviera Portofino wins the beauty contest in Liguria, the crescent-shaped region known as the Italian Riviera. …

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Bellagio – Lombardy, Italy

Bellagio – Lombardy, Italy

The Finest Location of Any Lake Town On this sylvan promontory, where the fjordlike lakes of Como and Lecco join, …

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Cinqueterre – Liguria, Italy

Cinqueterre – Liguria, Italy

A Coastline Hike with Inspiring Seascapes Collectively known as the Five Lands, hidden in tiny coves along the craggy southern …

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Sistine Chapel – Rome, Lazio, Italy

Sistine Chapel – Rome, Lazio, Italy

The World’s Most Famous Ceiling The spellbinding frescoes that cover the ceiling and walls of the Sistine Chapel are among …

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The Hotel Hassler – Rome, Lazio, Italy

The Hotel Hassler – Rome, Lazio, Italy

A Roman Holiday atop the Spanish Steps Never have hotel guests been so undeterred by 136 steps—consider them the grand …

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The Top Ten Sights – Rome – Lazio, Italy

The Top Ten Sights – Rome – Lazio, Italy

“Rome welcomes you when you come and forgets you when you go.”—Federico Fellini A republic was declared in Rome in …

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La Posta Vecchia – Localita Palo Laziale, Lazio, Italy

La Posta Vecchia – Localita Palo Laziale, Lazio, Italy

Getty’s Former Seaside Retreat John Paul Getty, once the richest man in the world, isn’t around anymore (he left Italy …

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Ravenna – Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Ravenna – Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Once the Western Capital of the Byzantine Empire Ravenna is the home of the most celebrated mosaics in Western art. …

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Piazza del Duomo – Parma, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Piazza del Duomo – Parma, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

A City of Great Art and Refinement Although generally identified as the home of Arturo Toscanini and parmigiano cheese, Parma …

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The Quadrilatero – Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

The Quadrilatero – Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Where Food Is a Magnificent Obsession Being the preeminent culinary center of a food-conscious country is an imposing position that …

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