Italy is the recipe for travel indulgence. Amazing food and wine, spectacular scenery from the dramatic Dolomites for skiing or biking, to jaw dropping coasts east – Venice, Florence to Bridisi, and west – Cinque Terre to Naples to Amalfi.
Luxurious seductive resort towns cling to the coastline with beautiful beaches and amiable people. Italy is a country revered for wine, cuisine, climate and celebrations of history and genuinely happy people. Inland, fortified cities like Sienna and Lucca, Milano and Rome are loaded with fascinating architecture and art, music and the opportunity to “mangia.”
Skiing The Italian Dolomites is magnificent, towering mountains, scenic chalets serving local cuisine and vino, its extraordinary. With 12 villages interconnected in the Dolomiti Super ski region including the celebrated historic Olympic ski village of Cortina, there is much to ski and see. Italian ski destinations like Val Gardena, Cortina and Corvara are home to some of the Top Ski Hotels in Italy.
We love Italy!
Learning Italian as a tourista!
Good news – everyone speaks some English here so visitors needn’t learn Italian.
Learning these key Italian phrases to improve your interaction:
Good day: buon giourno
Please: per favore
Thank you: grazie
You’re Welcome: prego
Good Evening: buona sera
Goodbye: arrivederci or Ciao
Excuse me: scusi
See more Reviews of the Best Italy Travel Destinations:
Italy’s Cinque Terre
Venice Top Travel Tips
Italian Cruise of the Adriatic
Florence – our Favorite Italian City
The Italian Dolomites Ski Vacation
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