New Year’s is fast approaching! With that in mind, here’s a sampling of some of the traditions, gatherings and celebrations unfolding over New Years Eve in Italy. Or, as the Italians call it, cappodano. If you ever get to spend New Years Eve in Italy, deciding which place has the most spectacular celebration will be a challenge. The entire country erupts in fireworks and, in smaller towns and villages, firecrackers. Of course, Italians being Italians, there’s also song, food and drink. There are large celebrations in Rome, Venice and Florence as well as in Rimini and Bologna. There are outdoor concerts in Milan, Naples and Palerma. Ah, New Years Eve in Italy! In Rome, two of the largest gathering points are the Piazza del Popolo and the Via dei Fori Imperiali, with the Colosseum as a backdrop. You can expect throngs — think Times Square, Italian style — so be […]
It was absolutely GREAT!!
Hey Priscila, It was absolutely GREAT!! Very organized, very good mix of tour and free time and small group. The meals were very good too. I could go on and on, but bottom line is I will recommend your company and this tour to anyone and if we decide to go anywhere else you will be the...
Kelley Ward (Canadian, TX)
Absolute Italy, October 2014