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Martha Bakerjian

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By Martha Bakerjian

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    • Rome Beaches Created: Tuesday, August 07, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Where to go to the beach on a day trip from Rome. Find out about three beaches near Rome, Italy, and how to get to them.
    • Where to Shop in Florence Created: Thursday, October 21, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Where to shop in Florence, Italy. Find out where to shop and what to look for in Florence with these places to go to buy the best the city has to offer.
    • 48 Hours in Rome - Day 1 Created: Thursday, April 15, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Use this 48 hours in Rome guide for planning a two day trip to Rome, Italy. This guide provides information about what to do in Rome if you've only got two days to spare. Learn more about Rome's mu...
    • Italian Coffee Drinks - How to Order Coffee in an Italian Bar Created: Thursday, May 25, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Italian coffee drinks explained. Here's how to order coffee in a bar in Italy. Italians are fussy about their caffe, or coffee, or espresso, but there are many coffee drinks you can order in an Italian bar.
    • Top Films to Get You in the Mood for an Italian Vacation Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Here are our picks for best films set in Italy to see before you go on an Italian vacation. See these Italian movies to set the Italian mood. Top Italian films and movies filmed in Italy.
    • Free Things to See and Do in Florence Created: Wednesday, August 26, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Find the best free things to see and do in Florence, Italy. How to sight-see in Florence without spending any money.
    • March Festivals and Holiday Events in Italy Created: Sunday, January 21, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Find out about events and festivals celebrated in March in Italy including Women's Day and Saint Joseph's Day, or Father's Day, Saint Patrick's Day, and spring.
    • Summer Music Festivals in Italy Created: Tuesday, February 15, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Top Italian music festivals and outdoor concerts in Italy during summer. Italy has many music festivals and outdoor concerts in summer, here are some of Italy's best summer music festivals.
    • Italian Riviera Travel - Cinque Terre, Portofino, and Top Coast Towns Created: Monday, February 04, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Find visiting information for Italian Riviera towns including Cinque Terre and Portofino. See top Italian Riviera travel spots between Genoa and Tuscany.
    • Christmas in Italy Created: Tuesday, October 24, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Here's where to go and what to do during Christmas season in Italy through January 6. Find out about Italian Christmas traditions, events, and celebrations.
    • Naples Day Trips - Visiting the Bay of Naples Created: Monday, January 15, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Naples makes a good base for exploring southern Italy's Bay of Naples and nearby destinations such as Pompeii and other archaeological sites and the Amalfi Coast of Italy. Here you'll find top day ...
    • Vatican City Top Rated Hotels Created: Tuesday, October 26, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Find top rated hotels in Rome near Vatican City. Here are places to stay by Saint Peter's Square and the Vatican. These top Rome hotels and bed and breakfasts are near the Vatican museums and Saint...
    • Rome Travel Guide and Tourist Attractions Created: Friday, December 02, 2005 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Find travel information and tourist attractions for Rome, Italy. Our overview of Rome has what to see and do, places to stay, transportation, and information essential to the visitor.
    • Italian Food Created: Sunday, October 24, 2010 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      What to eat on your Italy vacation. Find information and see photos for Italian food. Find out what and how to eat in Italy with this guide.
    • Rimini Travel Guide Created: Saturday, December 22, 2007 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Rimini is a popular seaside resort town on the east coast of Italy. Find visiting information and tourist attractions in our Rimini Travel Guide.
    • Last Supper Tickets - Visiting Information for The Last Supper in Milan Italy Created: Friday, May 19, 2006 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Find visiting information and how to buy tickets for The Last Supper, Leonardo da Vinci's famous painting in Santa Maria della Grazie Church, Milan, Italy.
    • Top Milan Day Trips Created: Friday, October 23, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Here are top places to go for a day trip from Milan, Italy. Find out where to go from Milan, Italy.
    • Naples Travel Guide Created: Sunday, December 11, 2005 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Our travel guide has essential tourist information and suggestions on how to plan and enjoy your visit to Naples, the largest city in southern Italy.
    • Italian National Holidays Created: Thursday, February 03, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      National public holidays in Italy. Find out which days are national holidays in Italy and how these Italian holidays are celebrated. Answer to the FAQ, what days are public holidays in Italy?
    • When to Go to Venice Created: Saturday, July 31, 2010 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      If you're planning a trip to Venice, some times of year are definitely better than others. Weather, festivals, and the acqua alta (high water or flooding) should all be considered when deciding whe...
    • Agriturismo - What is Agriturismo? Created: Friday, June 02, 2006 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Agriturismo defined. Rural vacations, agriturismo, on Italian farm properties are popular with tourists.
    • Shopping in Rome - Designer Bargains Created: Wednesday, July 21, 2010 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Find out about places to shop in Rome for designer bargains and outlet shopping. Here's where to find designer bargains and fashion outlets in Rome, Italy.
    • The Bridge of Sighs Created: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      The Bridge of Sighs, or Ponte dei Sospiri, is one of the most famous bridges in Venice and a top attraction for visitors to Venice. Learn about this famous Venetian bridge and how to get a closer l...
    • Caravaggio in Rome Created: Thursday, February 24, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Caravaggio is one of the most famous painter of the Baroque period and many of his works are in Rome. Learn more about the museums and churches in Rome where you can see paintings by Caravaggio.
    • Il Fontanaro Agriturismo in Umbria Near Tuscany Created: Thursday, April 17, 2014 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Spend a week living the slow life with a vacation apartment at Il Fontanaro Agriturismo on an organic farm in Umbria near Tuscany.
    • How to Get from Rome to the Amalfi Coast and Sorrento Created: Sunday, March 22, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Transportation between Rome and the Amalfi Coast of Italy. How to get to Sorrento, Positano, Pompeii, and Mount Vesuvius from Rome or Naples, Italy. Train and ferry information for travel to Sorrento and Amalfi Coast.
    • How to Get from Rome to Florence Created: Monday, April 13, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      See transportation tips for traveling between Rome and Florence, Italy. Find out how to get from Rome to Florence by train or car with these travel tips.
    • Duchess Sea House Vacation Apartment in Puglia Created: Sunday, February 09, 2014 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Stay in a renovated apartment by the sea in the Ducal Palace of Giovinazzo, off the beaten track near Bari in southern Italy's Puglia region.
    • Portofino Travel Guide Created: Monday, July 03, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Portofino travel guide - tips for visiting Portofino, a beautiful village on Liguria's Italian Riviera. Here's the information you need for traveling to Portofino Italy.
    • How to Get from Rome to Venice Created: Tuesday, April 14, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Here's how to get from Rome to Venice, Italy. See tips for finding train transportation between Rome and Venice.
    • Free Things to Do in Italy Created: Friday, April 02, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Here are free things to do and see while traveling in Italy. An Italy vacation doesn't have to be expensive, find out what to do in Italy for free. Find top free things to do in Italy.
    • Firenze Card Created: Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Firenze Card is a pass for entrance to Florence museums and use of public transplantation. Find out about the card, what's included, and how to buy it.

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