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Touring the Dolomites: Fun Activities to Do in the Mountains

Fun Activities to Do while in the Dolomites As vacation destinations go, a trip to the mountains can mean many different things depending on who you ask. There are those who go to the mountains to enjoy the many different physical activities such as hiking or skiing, while there are also those who go there to enjoy the majestic scenery that can be viewed here. Regardless of the reason, Italy features one of the most impressive mountain ranges in the world – the Dolomites. Running across the northern edge of the country, the valleys of Trentino-Alto Adige border the country of Austria. Once known as the Pale Mountains, it has an unusual mineral makeup that gives it a distinct pink glow in the late afternoon light. Those who visit the Dolomites are enchanted by the beauty that its peaks and valleys contain. For those who want to visit this impressive […]

Top 5 Skiing Locations in Italy

Visit Some of the Best Skiing Locations in Italy With winter just around the corner, people are already breaking out their skiing gear and taking a look at some of their favorite places to hit the slopes. Italy is blessed with an impressive ski range, with the central core of the Dolomites taking the spotlight. In addition, the in-resort costs here are much more affordable compared to other resorts around Europe. And while Italy has many rival skiing destinations, it has a much more laid back atmosphere that many skiers – both casual and advanced – certainly appreciate. In today’s video, we’ll be taking a look at what we consider as five of the best skiing destinations around Italy. Skiing is truly a great way to enjoy the upcoming winter season. Whether you’re in it for the thrilling vertical slopes or just want to find a nice winter getaway with […]

Tour Italy Now’s Rome Photo Blog Contest Winners Announcement!

Recently, we at Tour Italy Now have launched a contest asking our fans and readers to send us their best photos of the Eternal City, Rome. All the entries we received for the Rome Photo Blog Contest were absolutely stunning, and we would like to thank everyone who participated. So without further ado, here are the winners! Each of our winners will be receiving a batch of goodies from us as a thank you for their efforts, so to all of our winning contestants, just hang tight and please wait for the email we will be sending you regarding your prize. Once again, congratulations, everyone! In the meantime, watch out for more contests and giveaways from us here at Tour Italy Now!

Tour Italy Now’s Core Beliefs

The Tour Italy Now brand has been around for almost 10 years, and we’re proud to be positioned as one of the top brands in the Italy travel industry. As the founder I feel compelled to tell our community what makes us tick; “OUR CORE BELIEFS.” What is our # 1 core belief? At Tour Italy Now, we firmly believe that everyone needs to visit Italy at least once in their lifetime. Ideally, multiple times in order to truly understand Italy and it’s people. By understanding Italy, you’ll gain new perspective, which will ultimately improve your life. This is why travel in general is important. Italy is one of those countries that has a lot to teach the world. As my Italian friends would agree, Italy has a lot to learn as well. The magic of travel is that it is the ultimate opportunity to learn and grow. I recently […]

Ciao! Introducing Tour Italy Now’s Blogger, Barbara Fellini

Ciao Tour Italy Now readers! I’m Barbara Fellini, Tour Italy Now’s new blogger. I’m a freelance travel writer based in the U.S. I’m not an expert on Italy by any stretch. But I have been before, three times, and, like the millions who visit Italy every year, absolutely love the place. I plan to share what I learn about Italy, and all things Italian, with Tour Italy Now blog readers and help our Facebook friends and Twitter followers discover Italy. Tour Italy Now invites everyone, new as well as more seasoned travelers to Italy, to chime in with ideas, suggestions, opinions, here on the blog and on Tour Italy Now’s social media venues as well. A little background: Barbara Fellini is my pen name. It’s what friends called me in college, when I was over the top for Fellini movies. Feel free to comment below or on Facebook or Twitter. […]