Italy Quick Travel Guide
With a travel rating of 92%, Italy stands out as one of the world's most popular destinations for PlanetHoppers! With such places as the incomparable canals of Venice and such world famous icons as the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy is literally packed with things to see and do - so much in fact that it's hard to decide even where to start (but we'll have a crack at it for you!). How about Rome? As perhaps the most important city in human history, Rome offers an amazing array of historical options, from the Colosseum, where gladiators dueled to the death, to the Trevi Fountain and Spanish Steps, where PlanetHoppers! and locals come to mingle or just people watch. However, the list of options outside of these world famous cities is also extensive and includes the classic journey down along the Amalfi Coast - one of the most beautiful coastal roads in the world - and the ruins of Pompeii, in the shadow of Mt. Vesuvius. Considering all of this, you can begin to understand why Italy provides everything you need to fill up a standard vacation and much, much more.
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Meander through the cobbled streets of Italy's Pompeii, a city utterly decimated by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD. The eruption lasted for 2 days and buried the city in 5 meters (~ 18 ft) of volcanic ash, purging it from....
Join the flocks of PlanetHoppers! who descend on Pisa each day to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa. The world famous monument, perhaps best know as the place that Gallileo performed some of his early experiments on gravity, has ....
Find a comfortable spot and have a seat on Rome's Spanish Steps, one of the best places in the world to people watch. Comprised of 138 steps, the steps were originally built to provide easy access to the Holy See for the members....
Stare in wonder at the mighty Roman Colosseum, one mankind's greatest monuments to bloodlust - not to mention one of the world's immortal sporting arenas. As you walk through the labyrinth of tunnels that once lay covered beneat....
Sit back and relax as a professional gondolier takes you on a tour through the Venice Canals (ideally with someone you love or at least like). This is one of those lifetime bucket list items that everyone should experience. Ve....
|Coordinates:||42 50 N, 12 50 E|
|Currency:||Euro (€ EUR)|
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- Location: Italy