What better way to spend summertime than to get sun-kissed in balmy Italy and to immerse yourself in the warmth of the Mediterranean? Italy is a great country not only for visiting museums, ancient ruins, as well as to eat great food in, it is also known for its summer traditions and events that are truly worth seeing. Here are some of them: Festa del Redentore – The beautiful northeastern Italian city of Venice hosts the Festa del Redentore (Feast of the Redeemer) every third Sunday of July. Originally a thanksgiving feast held to celebrate the end of a plague in 1576, the Festa del Redentore features the sailing of hundreds of boats into the Bacino di San Marco (Saint Mark’s Basin). Thousands of people also set up tables along the basin’s edge to dine and wait for the start of a grand fireworks display, which is launched from the […]
We really had amazing time visiting Switzerland and Italy
We are back home from our very nice time in Europe... We really had amazing time visiting Switzerland and Italy. Thank you so much for your help - all of the hotels were very good choices... and your tips and recommendations were very helpful... Thanks again and looking forward to work...
Polina Rozen (San Francisco, CA)
Customized Trip, September 2015