Italy is high on TOP of the list when thinking the best countries to visit in Europe. It´s a country with many of the world´s most famous historical sites, delicious pizza and pasta. Explore Rome with a cup of Italian espresso, feel the Italian chilled vibes, sense for fashion surrounded by incredible architecture. Or just lay down on the beach at one of many stunning coastlines with the famous gelato in your hand. Italy has it all. Read more about the 8 TOP places you MUST visit while in ITALY.
Lago di Braises – Dolomites, Italy MUST visit
Lago di Braises, also known as The Pragser Wildsee, is a breathtaking mountain lake in the heart of Dolomites in South Tyrol. When you are here, rent a wooden row-boat for 25 EUR/ hour (15 EUR 30 min) and cruise around this emerald-coloured waters.
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The lake officially opens at 9:30 am and closes and 5 pm, so to get the lake the least busy, arrive before that or wait after that time:)
Exact pin in Google maps: here
Venice – the city on the water
The world well-known city, where are no cars and all the transport is by boat through canals. You can see Venice in one day trip but if you have more time, you can easily spend here 3 days!:) Don´t miss Ponte di Rialto, the oldest bridge over the grand canal in Venice and square at Sotoportego de l’Erbaria.
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Another must-see in Venice is Saint Marco Basilica and Piazza San Marco (St. Mark’s Square) which is the biggest square in Venice. To avoid crowds as much as you can, start your day early.
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Hot springs – Natural FREE spa
One of Italy´s highlights and a MUST visit in Italy is the Natural thermal baths in Tuscany. Imagine silky blue water heated by the nearby volcano with a temperature of 37,5 degrees. Add a breathtaking landscape typical for Tuscany area and you get “Cascate del Mulino”.
Hot springs in Saturnia – a spa town in Italy. A natural waterfall coming out of the earth and flowing down all levels filling the natural cascade pools. The Saturnia hot springs in Tuscany are completely for free. There is no entrance fee neither parking fee.
Learn more about Tuscany Hot Springs here.
Tuscany – Sunset viewpoint
Tuscany is our favourite part of Italy. Rent a car a drive up and down picturesque hills, vineyards and sunflower fields. Even though Tuscany is very touristically popular area, it feels empty. There are so many small roads, little villages and viewpoints, that you can spend here a few days just driving around and admiring the raw nature.
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The exact link in the google maps for this spot: here
Rome – Italy MUST visit City
What can you expect from the visit to Rome? One of the world´s most famous historical sites, delicious pizza and the famous gelato. Explore Rome with a cup of Italian espresso, feel the Italian chilled vibes, sense for fashion surrounded by incredible architecture.
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Learn more about Rome and our TOP 6 things to see!
Verona – the city of Love
Verona is called The City of Love because that´s where Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet story is sett into. It´s a beautiful little Italian city where you can´t miss at least these 3 places!
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The 14th-century residence with a tiny balcony – Juliet’s House.
In the entrance corridor, both walls are covered with little love letters.
The Verona Arena which is a huge 1st-century Roman amphitheatre, now hosting concerts.
And the panoramic viewpoint on the entire city of Verona.
The exact pin in Google maps: here
Lago di Garda
Lago di Garda is a huge lake in the north of Italy. It´s well known for its crystal clear water and beautiful nature all around. With many restaurants, shops and bike tracks it creates a great spot for a few days of an active holiday.
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Leaning Tower of Pisa
The Leaning Tower of Pisa is a bell tower in the Italian city of Pisa. It got famous thanks to nearly four-degree lean, which is the result of an unstable foundation.
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