Are you celebrating the Unification of Italy today? (In between sips of green beer?) Did you know that today is a most important day in Italian history: The 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy as a single state. Here are three things, large and small, you may not know about the unification of Italy and the celebration around it: 1. ) Ferrari’s 2011 Formula One car is called the F150 in honor of the reunification. (The Ferrari factory in Modena is a very popular stop with Tour Italy Now clients.) The racing season started in Bahrain earlier this week. Go, F150! 2.) In Rome today, Air Force jets flew over the city, emitting plumes the colors of Italy’s flag, green, orange and white, as Italian President Giorgio Napolitano and Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi attended various ceremonies. There were celebrations around the country, including Turin, Italy’s first capital. 3.) Yesterday, […]
We all had a fantastic time.
Our trip to Italy was an amazing experience we all had a fantastic time. The tour was very well organized. The airport/hotel pick up was excellent and so were the hotels and all tour guides.
Overall we all had an immensely enjoyable and very memorable experience.
Manuela Merelles-Pulcini (Maple, Ontario)
Discover Italy Tour, August 2014