10 Good Reasons to Visit Italy!

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There are many good reasons to visit Italy. Experience extraordinary architecture, remarkable works of art, fascinating history, as well as delicious cuisine and glorious natural beauty. Italy also has the greatest number of UNESCO World Heritage sites in the world, and is top of the list for world-class tourist attractions.

1.Rome

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Rome is bursting with historical monuments, ruins and artifacts. These include the world famous Colosseum, Roman Forum and Trevi Fountain.
Explore the Vatican city and see the Sistine Chapel painted by Michelangelo and the incredible St. Peter’s Basilica.

 

2. Venice

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If you visit Italy and bypass Rome, then you must not miss Venice. World famous for its 117 small islands which are separated by sleepy canals and linked by exquisite bridges. Add to that the gondolas and beautiful architecture, including Saint Mark’s Basilica. You can create memories that will last forever.

 

 3. Florence

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The Renaissance City of Florence is extraordinary in its beauty. View the magnificent Baptistery, Michelangelo’s David and visit Piazza della Signoria, with its stunning statues and palazzi. Stroll along the Ponte Vecchio, a Medieval stone bridge in Florence, best known for the many shops built along it.

 

4. Pisa

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Pisa is a city best known for its iconic Leaning Tower. The Leaning tower of Pisa is a freestanding bell tower which stands next to the cathedral of Pisa, and started tilting during its construction in the 12th-century.

 

5. Siena

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Discover Siena, a picturesque medieval town in the heart of Tuscany, famous for its medieval brick buildings. Admire the wonderful architecture on Piazza del Campo, including the the Gothic palace, Palazzo Pubblico,  and its tower, Torre del Mangia.

 

6. Bologna

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Bologna is the capital of the Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy, and is famous for its medieval towers. It is also known for its food and where tortellini, mortadella, tagliatelle and ragù originated from.

 

7. Cinque Terre

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The Cinque Terre is a district where five centuries-old seaside villages are set along the rugged Italian Riviera coastline. See the enchanting colourful houses and ancient vineyards clinging to the terraces, soak up the amazing views, and experience the sheer beauty of the place.

 

8. Italian Lakes

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Witness breathtaking views and serene surroundings when you visit the Italian Lakes region. From Lake Lugano to Lake Garda and the Dolomite Mountains, bask in the peaceful beauty of it all. Take a trip to Bellagio in the Province of Como, commonly known as ‘the pearl of Lake Como’, and be enchanted by this heavenly place.

 

 9. Naples

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The cosmopolitan city of Naples is Italy’s third-largest city and boasts a vast assortment of  archaeological treasures. This wonderful place is bursting with many historic palaces, monuments and statues, and the view as the sun sets on the Bay of Naples is outstanding.

 

10. Pompeii

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Visit the excavations at Pompeii and prepare to be astonished by this haunting experience. Buried for centuries beneath volcanic ash after Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD, this  archaeological site lies preserved for all time. The ruins of Pompeii are simply extraordinary, providing a fascinating insight into ancient Roman life.

 

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Quite simply, immerse yourself in the Italian culture and let your heart be captured by this wonderful country.

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France

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France is the world’s number one tourist destination, and it’s certainly not hard to see why.

From Paris with its vast amount of cultural history, amazing monuments and architecture, to the beauty of the French Riviera and the stunning region of Burgundy, France has it all.

You can explore the Mont Saint-Michel and the historical Normandy beaches in the north, and the medieval citadel of Carcassone and ancient Roman aqueduct Pont du Gard that crosses the Gardon River in the south.

Expat Explore has many coach tours that visit Paris. See the Champs Elysees and famous Arc de Triomphe, visit the the Louvre Museum or infamous catacombs. Enjoy a cruise up the River Seine, Climb the Eiffel Tower and explore the many museums, galleries, boulevards and restaurants, as far as places to go, the ‘City of Lights’ is truly a remarkable experience not to be missed.

Germany

Germany sits central at the heart of Europe and boasts stunning rural scenery and natural landscapes dotted with historical architecture. The Rhine Valley is a picturesque glacial alpine valley that cuts between enchanting hillside castles and rolling vineyards.

See the stunning Neuschwanstein Castle, a nineteenth-century Romanesque Revival palace seated on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau in Bavaria. You have to see it to believe it as this extraordinary castle takes you to a world of fantasy and fairy tales.

The magical countryside is contrasted by urban cities which are steeped in thousands of years of history. This urban culture reflects a dynamic and creative force that can be seen in cities such as Berlin and Munich. Berlin has an enticing mixture of history and contemporary culture, so you can witness the historical Berlin Wall while enjoying the bustling cutting edge social scene.

Likewise, in Munich enjoy the Oktoberfest beer festival on a guided tour with Expat Explore tour to get a true feel of German culture as it is meant to be.

Netherlands

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The Netherlands is one of the most unique if not smallest countries in Europe, and is recognized by its many canals and iconic windmills.

It may be small, but it has also provided considerable power and influence over the years. In the 17th century, the Dutch Empire grew to become one of the major economic powers, excelling in science and the military. The Dutch also had considerable cultural influence which can be seen in its legacy of master painters such as Van Gogh and Rembrandt.

Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ capital, and is well known for its artistic heritage and bustling nightlife. You can visit the Van Gogh museum and Rembrandt House museum there and see the truly wonderful work of these great artists, or take a trip down one of its many canals to see the true spirit of the city.

If the countryside is more your thing, why not take a trip to the famous Keukenhof Tulip Garden, and be blown away by the outstanding beauty of the place, especially in spring. Whatever your preference, the Netherlands will have something for everyone, and is a truly inspirational place to be.

The Netherlands is perfectly situated for an Expat Explore Europe multi-country coach tour, and is often the first or last destination to visit depending on which way round you travel.

Switzerland

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In the heart of central Europe lies the outstanding beauty of Switzerland, home to numerous enchanting lakes and valleys, and the founder of the intricate Swiss watch. Sample the famous cheese fondue and indulge in the finest Swiss chocolate, arguably the best in the world.

Switzerland is also known for its alpine peaks and glaciers, especially the 11,400 feet Jungfraujoch which is one of the highest peaks in Europe and one of most famous landmarks in the world. Take a train ride up to the peak and witness breathtaking views.

Visit the beautiful Lake Lucerne, which can be found in central Switzerland, and embark on a boat cruise on either an elegant salon motor vessel or historic paddle wheel steamer.

With France to the west, Germany to the north and Italy to the south, Switzerland is also perfectly situated for Expat Explore Europe multi-country coach tours.

Italy

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Last but not least Italy, what isn’t there to love about Italy – a truly extraordinary place!

As well as boasting the famous Colosseum, Roman Forum, Trevi Fountain and  St. Peter’s Basilica, Italy also has the greatest number of UNESCO World Heritage sites in the world!

Home to the Pope and the Catholic church, Rome has more than its fair share of  beautiful architecture and incredible history. Explore the Vatican city and see the Sistine Chapel painted by Michelangelo, or wonder at the beautiful Saint Mark’s Basilica.

Explore Venice, famous for its canals, gondolas and amazing festival; visit the Leaning tower of Pisa, or bask in the glory of Florence. The Romans surely did leave a wealth of legacies to behold.

Immense yourself in the Italian culture with Expat Explore on one of their regional coach tours of Italy, and enjoy a holiday of a lifetime.

Celebrating Easter Around the World!

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Wow – Easter is nearly upon us again so why not find out how Easter is celebrated all over the world.

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In Britain, a lot of Churches hold special Good Friday services. Congregations are sometimes led to the church by a person carrying a large wooden cross in respects to that Jesus died on a cross on Good Friday.

Many people go to Church on Palm Sunday to celebrate Easter, and often receive a small cross made of palm leaves which have been blessed.

A famous British Easter tradition is the giving out of ‘Maundy Money’ by the Queen on Maundy Thursday, by giving little purses of money to a few chosen men and women. Past tradition included reigning monarchs washing the feet of the poor to remember that Jesus washed his disciples feet before the Last Supper.

Decorating Easter Eggs is a common tradition in Britain. Henry VIII was the first person in Britain to receive an official Easter Egg from the Pope!

In York, traditional Passion Plays are still performed for the public in the Old English language as they were first performed during medieval times.

Britain also likes to indulge in many unusual sports. From pancake races and barrel kicking matches, to egg-rolling competitions!

 

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In France, Church Bells do not ring on Good Friday or Easter Saturday.

Boxwood branches are sometimes used instead of palm leaves and put over doors in houses to bring good luck to the people in the house.

A few Easter games are played in France including Easter egg hunts. Another game is where children each take a raw egg and roll them down a hill (simulating the stone rolling from Jesus’ tomb), the child whose egg travels the farthest without breaking is the winner.

 

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In Germany, the Priest sometimes rides to the Palm Sunday service on a Donkey!

In the weeks before Easter, Germany gets ready for a new season by displaying spring flowers on traditional “Easter trees.

The custom of boiling and painting eggs began in Germany; the bright colors represent sunlight and growth, the symbols of new life.

On Easter Saturday evening, Easter bonfires will be lit in the north of Germany, chasing away the dark spirits of winter and welcoming the warm spring season.

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Easter is treated as a very important celebration in Spain, with the whole of Holy Week often being a holiday.

On Ash Wednesday, as a way of saying sorry to God, people have a cross made of ash put on their foreheads.

On Maundy Thursday, there is a special ‘Dance of Death’ performed by men dressed as skeletons in Verges, Gerona.

Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of fasting for some, and most people go to mass in the morning on Palm Sunday, .

Many towns and cities in Spain celebrate Easter with processions using highly decorated floats through the streets at night.

In southern Spain, the processions are often accompanied by drums being beaten by the local boys. The most famous and biggest processions are held in Seville.

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On Easter Day in Italy, the Pope conducts a very large Mass Service in St Peter’s Square in the Vatican City.

The service is broadcast all over the world and is seen as a place of Pilgrimage to Catholics.

Olive Branches are often used instead of Palm leaves in the Palm Sunday services and celebrations, .

In Venice, there is a big Mardi Gras festival at the start of Lent.

On Good Friday, more than 2,000 friars dressed in ancient costumes walk through the streets of Enna, in Sicily.

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As far as location goes, France has been a major attraction for people the world over for decades. Central to European history for centuries, France and its penchant for art, architecture and gastronomy has made it one of the world’s top destinations.

From the WWI Battlefields of the north to the southern sun-baked landscapes of Provence, France never ceases to amaze. Scale the heights of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, seek out the masterpieces of the Louvre or follow the impressionist’s trail to Monet’s house at Giverny. For a touch of class, experience the splendours of Versailles and the Chateaux of the Loire Valley.

 

 

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The Louvre, France

 

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Provence, France

 

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Revolution and evolution have shaped the Germany we know today. From the booming financial district of Frankfurt to the remains of the iconic Berlin Wall, you’ll find countless examples of the nation’s colourful heritage.

From fairytale castles along the Rhine to Munich with its charming cobble-stoned streets; famous beer halls and festive spirit. From Nuremberg for the mighty ramparts, traditional markets and St. Sebald’s Cathedral to the medieval city of Rothenburg, be entertainment with rousing songs and dances in taverns and beer gardens, colourful carnivals in Spring, spectacular fireworks displays during Summer and wine or beer festivals in Autumn.

 

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Berlin

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Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria

 

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Sat in the very heart of Europe, with four official languages and a rich cultural diversity, Switzerland is a land of contrasts. It is surrounded by snow-capped summits and romantic lakes, charming cities and towns and spectacular scenery. It is also home to world-famous watches and delicious chocolate as well as an international reputation in banking and insurance.

To fully appreciate Switzerland’s glorious lake and mountain scenery, take a cable car ride, scenic train journey or a steamer cruise across the expanse of Lake Lucerne on a beautiful summers day or crisp winters morning. Then enjoy evenings of traditional entertainment such as yodelling, flag throwing and performances on the mighty alphorn.

 

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Snowy Switzerland

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Glacier Express, Switzerland

 

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Italy is a culturally rich country with its wealth of Renaissance architecture, Roman history and priceless art.

Scenically, embrace the Apennine Mountains, olive groves and vineyards of Italy’s Mediterranean south. Enjoy the wonderful palaces and squares, magnificent cathedral and superb art collections in the Accademia and Uffizi galleries in Florence, and trace the course of history through 2500 years from the grandeur of the Forum and Colosseum, to the grandiose Altar of the Nationis in Rome.  Venice is simply unique with its maze of narrow streets, canals and unexpected city squares, while you’ll also find Murano glass and porcelain carnival masks in the many exquisite shops.

 

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The Colosseum

 

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Exquisite porcelain carnival masks

 

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Spain is one of the most diverse and visually stunning nations of Europe where vibrant, cosmopolitan cities contrast with sleepy villages, lost in time. Spain has fiercely independent regions, each with their own culture, gastronomy, folklore and language. As anyone from Bilbao or Barcelona and they will attest; they are Basque and Catalonian respectively, not Spanish.

Spain’s Costa Brava is one of the most dramatic coastlines in the Mediterranean and the lively port city of Barcelona bursts with cutting edge creativity from its impressive old town to the daring architecture from the Modernist period (1890-1920). Further south find Seville, the breathtakingly romantic regional capital of Andalucia,which has a landscape painted with orange trees and scattered whitewashed houses.

 

 

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City of Barcelona

 

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Andalusia, Seville

 

Discover Europe the CostSaver way from £66 per day!

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Like on their 13-day Splendours of Italy tour where you get to see St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome and a traditional glass-blowing workshop in Venice. Plus, you are given the option to visit places like the ancient Catacombs.

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St Peter’s Basilica

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Trafalgar offer a different perspective on their world famous tours, each providing unique experiences at the places you visit.

Trafalgar also offer more trip styles to choose from than any other guided travel company.

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There’s the ‘Regional Explorer’ where you can discover a region in two or more countries.

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Experience Venice on a ‘Regional Explorer’ tour.

The ‘Country Explorer’ to discover one country in depth.

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See Stonehenge on a ‘Country Explorer’ tour.

The ‘At Leisure’ where you can enjoy later starts and longer stays at a more leisurely pace.

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See the Parliament of Budapest on the ‘At Leisure Bohemian Highlights tour’

‘Family Holidays’ designed so the family can learn and have fun together.

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Enjoy the famous Rome Colosseum with your family.

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See amazing views of Turin on a ‘Hidden Journeys’ tour.

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Riviera Italian Lakes and Mountains!

Experience the Italian lakes and mountains like never before on a Riviera ‘Lake Garda, Venice & Verona Tour‘.

Delight in the the sheer value on what’s on offer and take a trip of a like time to see the wonderful places below:

 

Lake Garda

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Lake Garda is an area of outstanding natural beauty and is the largest lake in Italy. It’s popularity as a holiday destination first began in the late 19th century when the middle and upper classes visited during the summer to take in the clean mountain air and gentle climate. It is located in northern Italy, between Brescia and Verona, and between Venice and Milan.

The outstanding natural beauty of the place is helped by a particularly mild climate that favours the growth of some Mediterranean plants, including olive and citrus trees.

On the south of the lake sits the ancient fortified town of Sirmione, home to the Virgilio & Catullo Spa Complexes and their precious sulphurous water, containing sodium chloride, bromine and iodine, flowing naturally from the depths of the lake. The mineral properties in the water help in the cure of problems of the respiratory system, the treatment of rheumatic complaints and motory rehabilitation, and has made Sirmione one of the most important thermal spas in Europe.

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 The Dolomites

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The Dolomites are a stunning mountains range located in northeastern Italy and are a result of geological activity some 230 million years ago, giving them a gorgeous pink and lime-green hue. The foothills are strikingly green pastures dotted with the occasional small shepherd’s house, there are a few sheep and goats here and there and pine forests stretch into the distance. Interestingly, you could believe you were in another country as the houses in the picturesque tiny hamlets resemble Swiss or Austrian style chalets, low and sloping roofs with enormous window boxes crammed with flowers of every imaginable colour. The people are somewhat different too, generally taller than Italians and speaking a dialect of German!

One national park and many other regional parks are located in the Dolomites, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2009. There are also large amount of rare and unique wildlife in these parks, including chamois, ibex and golden eagles which are a wonderful sight to behold.

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Venice

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Venice is a unique city which seems to have been caught in a time warp. Its prominence in the 10th century grew in wealth and power and reached its peak during the 15th century. It was then that many of the amazing buildings you see today were built. At one pint, Venice was the greatest power in the Mediterranean with an empire encompassing Crete, parts of Turkey and a huge portion of Northern Italy and it soon created a capital to match.

St. Mark’s Basilica was built to house the relics of St. Mark himself, and is one of Europe’s most exotic and opulent cathedrals. The decadent decorations include over 40,000 square feet of detailed mosaics of every colour covering the entire interior and coloured marble columns in gold and red. St. Mark’s Square is also a major focal point of the city where you can enjoy the pavement cafés and shops while absorbing the beauty around you.

But Venice is not just art and monuments, it has to be seen from the water as well. This is where the gondola comes in, beautifully made boats that can provide a lovely and peaceful way to explore the backwaters of the city.

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 Verona

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Verona is one of the most beautiful and pleasant cities in Italy and is one of the main tourist destinations in northern Italy. The beautiful old town has Medieval pink-hued buildings complete with contrasting frescoes underneath archways unchanged for centuries.  Quaint cafés with serenading violinists and tasteful shops, so typical of Italy, are abundant, and reminders of Verona’s artistic heritage are everywhere. The city has also been awarded World Heritage Site status by UNESCO because of its urban structure and beautiful architecture.

Three of Shakespeare’s plays, Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew and The Two Gentlemen of Verona, are set in Verona. Romeo and Juliet in particular has inspired countless films, poems and dramas and you can actually see the balcony where the immortal words “O Romeo, Romeo” were reputedly spoken.

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5 Famous Film Locations to Visit!

1.Ouarzazate, Morocco

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Visit amazing Ouarzazate in Morocco which boasts the setting for a number of famous movies which include ‘Cleopatra’, ‘Lawrence of Arabia’,  and ‘Gladiator’!

2.Salzburg, Austria

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Delight in the stunning lakes and mountains that surround Salzburg in Austria, not forgetting that it was the location for one of the most famous movies in the world – ‘The Sound of Music’.

3.Rome, Italy

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Something to really take your breath away would be a visit to Rome, one of the most beautiful and historical cities to behold. Rome has been the setting for many films such as ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley and ‘The Belly of an Architect’, but it is the exquisite ‘Roman Holiday’ starring the film star legends Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck that really brings the city to life!

4.Provence. France

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The beautiful region of Provence is a stunningly picturesque province of southeastern France and was the wonderful backdrop for the romantic film ‘A Good Year’ starring Marion Cottillard and Russell Crowe.

5.Venice, Italy

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Last but not least is the glorious city of Venice which is situated in northeastern Italy. This unique and beautiful city has been a favourite setting for not one, but three Bond movies over the years. Bond is seen in Venice at the end of ‘From Russia with Love’ (1963); he is seen riding a gondola in Venice in ‘Moonraker’ (1979); and Venice is again the backdrop for the climactic scenes in the more recent ‘Casino Royale’ (2006).

 

5 outstanding places to visit in Italy!

 

1. Rome.

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Of course you can’t go to Italy without seeing Rome! From the amazing sight of the Colosseum to the breathtaking Vatican City, Rome has it all. Feast your eyes on the Pantheon, Piazza Navona and the Roman Forum and be taken aback by the Trevi Fountain in all its glory!

2. Florence.

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Florence is best known as the ‘Cradle of the Renaissance’ and a must see for anyone who appreciates fine art and architecture. The Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio and Santa Croce Basilica are just some sights to see. The street sculptures are also amazing, and talking about great sculptures, don’t forget to visit the  Galleria dell’Accademia and see Michelangelo’s masterpiece sculpture ‘David’!

3.Pisa.

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Oh, the joy of Pisa – everyone has to witness the great Leaning Tower of Pisa at least once in their life! It is probably the most famous bell tower in the world and it’s not hard to see why. The tower’s famous tilt began during construction, thought to be because of an inadequate foundation on too soft ground. The tilt gradually increased until the tower was stabilized in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. The majestic cathedral is also as beautiful as much as the Tower is unusual!

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The unique city of Venice should be on everyone’s wish list as it is definitely one of the most enchanting cities to behold, and is an absolute must for any romantic trip. Enjoy a gondola ride on the picture perfect canals, drink wine and eat delicious food in one of the many quaint little cafes or admire venetian masks that adorn the windows of the local gift shops.

5. Pompeii

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Visit Pompeii for a truly unforgettable experience! Explore the ancient ruins of this roman town which fell victim to Mt Vesuvius and be taken aback by what you see!

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For friends, families and groups small and large, we offer a tailor made tour service.

We work with groups of all standards, from student groups on a very limited budget……….. through to a more deluxe type of programme, and everything in between.

On a UK tour, for example, we could arrange an exciting trip to the National History Museum in London.

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National History Museum in London.

 

You could spend a day shopping in York.

Bettys Shop full of delicious looking treats!

The wonderful Betty’s Shop full of delicious looking treats in York!

How about a day exploring Hadrian’s Wall and the amazing Roman Fort!

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Hadrian’s Wall and the amazing Roman Fort!

 

For your European tour the choice is vast!

Include Venice in your holiday and enjoy dressing up!

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Hire costumes for the Venice Carnival!

 

Go to Spain and visit the the salamander in Parc Güell and other Gaudi delights!

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The salamander in Parc Güell

Include Rome, Italy in your trip and experience the breathtaking Colosseum fireworks!

The choice is outstanding wherever you want to explore .

Special prices because of volume discounts in many hotels in major British and European cities can also be  passed onto you.

Please contact us on 0800 612 8288 for a costing for your British and European groups. We make no charge for providing you with creative ideas for some wonderful itineraries, and would welcome the opportunity to show you what we can do.