The Seven Great Italian Cities
|January 2, 2014||Posted by under Uncategorized|
Italy has many historic and beautiful cities, which are certainly worth visiting. Here are some of the great Italian cities that you will want to see when you travel in Italy
Turin – Torino
Turin city was the host of the 2006 Winter Olympics. It has good restaurant, excellent museums and elegant shops with very nice historic palaces and baroque architecture. It is located in the Northwest part of Italy between the foothills of the Alps and the Po River.
Naples – Napoli
This is the most vibrant city in Italy. It is the southern Italy most important city found in the coast south of Rome. Although there are recent renovations that have taken place in Naples, it still hold most of its artistic and historic treasures. The accommodation in Naples is unparalleled – we highly recommend you start looking into the hotels on this website and consider a stay as soon as possible.
Rome – Roma
Rome being the capital of modern Italy is full of history. It has many interesting medieval churches, Renaissance palaces, museums, ancient monuments and beautiful fountains. The modern Rome is a lively city and it is busy with excellent nightlife and restaurant. St. Peter’s and the Vatican are also found in Rome.
Venice – Venezia
Venice city is built on water in the middle of a lagoon, which makes it unique. It is located in the northeast of Italy and it was used as the bridge between the west and the east. Venice is very romantic as well beautiful making it popular among the Italian visitors. There are many palaces, churches, museums to visit and it is interesting to wander around the Venice’s canals. The Piazza San Marco with its magnificent church are the heart of Venice city.
Florence – Firenze
Florence city is popular for its art centers and Renaissance architectural. There are interesting museums with famous sculptures and paintings in the city. There are also gardens and medici places. The Baptistery and Duomo in the city are magnificent and are usually crowded with tourists.
Milan – Milano
This is one of the richest cities in Europe and it is famous for its classy restaurants, galleries and shops. It also has rich cultural heritage and artistic. The La Scala house in Milan city is the most famous opera house in the world.
Verona is Italy’s fourth most visited city with an interesting castle complex, good medieval center and Roman remains, it is definitely worth visiting. The Romeo and Juliet story as well as the Roman Arena are among the things that have made Verona city famous.
The next time you plan on touring Italy, ensure that you visit these cities to experience their greatness yourself. Check out the Italian official tourism website for more information!
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