As a global center of culture and the arts, it is no surprise that many works of literature have been set in Italy. Since we’ve previously talked about Roman landmarks captured on film, it’s now time to look at Italy as featured in famous works of literature. Rome from Angels and Demons Dan Brown’s popular mystery-thriller, Angels and Demons, is extensively set in the eternal city of Rome. And there’s no reason that it wouldn’t be set there. As one of the oldest cities in the world, Rome’s iconic structures have stood for more than two thousand years.Despite being constantly inhabited, most of the ruins from Ancient Rome have stayed in pristine condition. On top of that, the city is home to around 900 churches, making it an ideal place for a pilgrimage.The most famous of these churches are the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, the Basilica of Saint Paul […]
It was a perfect trip!
It was a wonderful trip, lots of sightseeing, food and wine! Many of the places we chose to eat were based on your recommendation. All of your arrangements were perfect, no issues at all, we never got lost or missed a tour, train or bus. We had a great time, your arrangements/recommendations were spot on, Italy...
John King (San Francisco, CA)
Customized Vacation, April 2016