5 Places In Italy That Everyone Should Visit

Italians often call their homeland as "Bella Italia", which means "Beautiful Italy", and this is absolutely true. Probably, there is no a person in the world who would visit it and didn't fall on love with this country. You will want to come back to its beaches, mountains, cities again and again. You will miss its delicious food and excellent wines. But you will know for sure that sooner or later you will breath in its air again. Welcome to Italy, the country of sun, joy and happiness!

1. Cinque Terre

The Cinque Terre is actually a line of five centuries-old seaside villages on the beautiful coastline of Italian Riviera. Its colourful houses and old streets are famous all over the world by the fantastic views and picturesque landscapes. Its ancient vineyards are making this place even more unbelievable, and the beautiful coastline with fishermen's boats finish the perfect picture of the most beautiful place on the Earth...
All five villages and the surrounding hills belong to the Cinque Terre National Park and are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

2. Sicily

Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea and one of the most stunning places of Italy. It has a lot of things that can surprise even the most experienced traveler - beautiful landscapes, amazing nature, delicious cuisine, rich culture, especially with regard to the arts, music, literature and architecture - everything with a unique Italian charm and unbelievable hospitality of local people. It has so many wonders, and for sure, all these things will make you fall in love with Sicily at the first sight and at the first moment when you step on its ground.

3. Tuscany

Tuscany is a region in the central Italy which we dare to call the most picturesque one. It is famous for many things and has many reasons to visit it. First of all, because of its capital city if Florence and the world’s most recognizable Renaissance-era art and architecture. And secondly, because of its absolutely magnificent countryside with endless hilly vineyards, old churches, famous in the whole world wines and local domestic foods. Tuscany is like a piece of heaven on the Earth, and everyone definitely has to visit it, at least once in his lifetime!

4. Venice

Venіce іs оften called “Queen оf the Adrіatіc”, “Cіty оf Masks”, “Cіty оf Water”, “Cіty оf Brіdges”, and belоngs tо оne оf the mоst pоpular travel destіnatіоns іn the whоle wоrld. Іt had always been a sоurce оf іnspіratіоn fоr the greatest wrіters, musіcіan and artіsts. Іts hіstоry іs оld and excіted, іts culture іs unіque and rіch, іts vіews are breathtakіng and іts archіtecture іs іndescrіbably beautіful! Іf yоu add tо thіs lіst warm and hоspіtable peоple, Іtalіan charm, absоlutely delіcіоus fооd and great varіety оf wіnes, yоu wіll get a perfect place fоr a perfect vacatіоn. Nо wоnder, іt attracts mіllіоns оf vіsіtоrs every year!

5. Rome

Rome is a spectacular city. It may be not enough the entire life to discover all of its wonders, its greatness and grandness, its famous sites and its hidden corners. This is a city with almost 3,000 years of history and an outstanding influence on the world history, art and culture. Rome is one of the birthplaces of Western civilization, and is often called "The Eternal City" and "Capital of the World". This is the capital of Italy and one of the most gorgeous city in the world. And even if it is called "The Eternal City", better don't postpone your visit, because this is gonna be a life changing trip!

Conclusion

We believe that visiting these places, you will see Italy at its best, from the North to South, from ancient times to modern realities, from noisy cities to poetic villages. Explore, discover and enjoy every single minute in this beautiful country!

Author

Kate Makogon
Traveler and adventure seeker. Expert in travelling in Europe. Foodie and art lover. Can't stop wondering the beauty of this world.