Being crazy about Italy it’s inevitable that we should be crazy about books about Italy. And lucky for all Italophiles there’s no shortage in that department. From historical fictions set in Ancient Rome to contemporary Italian life, books about Italy are sure to be flooding the bookshelves of your nearest bookshop. Before you head off on your trip to Italy, pick up a title or two. If you’re really serious you would start with Gibbon’s Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. But if you’re not into pedantry then skip to the dramas like Robert Graves’s I, Claudius or The Twelve Caesars by Suetonius. These are rollicking accounts of the Emperors’ lives, which were as fascinating and as backstabbing as any character in a soap opera. There’s no shortage of historical fiction about Ancient Rome, whether you’re into steamy imperial romances or histories brought to life by super-believable characters. Moving […]
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Italy was great. No worries at all and all went along perfectly. You did a great job setting everything up… I can’t believe our very first time in another country and NOTHING went wrong! Our tour guide was amazing; very knowledgeable. I took so many pics! Thanks so much. We'll definitely use...
Joe Ranalleta and Brenda Perez (West Amherst, NY)
Sunny Italy Tour, April 2014