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When is the Best Time to Tour Italy

When planning a trip to Italy, the first thing that you ask yourself is “When is the best time to tour Italy?” Let us start by saying there really is no bad time to visit Italy. This country is lovely all year long and the people know how to make it fun regardless of what time of the year it is. Your satisfaction depends largely on your knowledge of what places to go to during your stay. Doing your homework on attractions and festivals at the time of your vacation will allow you to get the most out of your Italian experience. The first thing you have to settle on is the objective of your trip. This sets up the theme and places of your trip to Italy. Do you want sun and surf or would you prefer skiing in the Alps? Do you fancy the great outdoors or would [...]

What to Pack for a Trip to Italy

Dragging a heaving suitcase around can really put a damper on your Italian vacation.  Here are some of our best tips on what to pack for a trip to Italy. Italy is one of the fashion capitols of the world. Italians are chic, pretty much all the time.  There is no running around all day in your yoga clothes here. Comfortable shoes.  Italians don’t wear flip-flops anywhere other than the beach. They don’t wear their running shoes for anything other than the gym.  They do wear sneakers, very stylish sneakers. The brand you will see most often is Hogan, a luxury brand associated with Todds. You will probably be doing a lot of walking on your trip to Italy so pack a comfortable pair of ballerinas or flat sandals. Sunscreen/Hat/Sunglasses.  The summer sun in Italy can be brutal.  Many of the most popular sites are outside. There will probably be [...]