Tourist attractions in Calabria

Tourist attractions in Calabria

Spending your holiday in Calabria, you have the opportunity to enjoy beautiful scenery with a majestic mainland and spectacular beaches. Obviously, the beaches are the most popular tourist attractions of the area, especially the Capo Vaticano, but you can also choose between many tourist attractions and holiday activities while relaxing in this beautiful area of Italy. You can practice winter and water sports, you can discover the beautiful mainland or go rafting, canyoneering, orienteering ... [ read more ]

Top tourist activities in Basilicata

Top tourist activities in Basilicata

If you are one of those who like mountains with rejuvenating woods and forests, a stunning scenery and in the same time you would like to visit a place where you can eat good food and have many fun options to spend your time, Basilicata in Italy might be a perfect place for you. We present you the top tourist activities in Basilicata no matter the season when you are visiting this beautiful area. In Basilicata you can relax and enjoy the mountain or the beach scenery, even both together, or y... [ read more ]

Tourist attractions in Basilicata

Tourist attractions in Basilicata

Basilicata is a region in the southern edge of Italy and is also known as Lucania. It is located between Campania, Calabria and Apulia. This is a unique region, tourists who visit Basilicata usually do not get here by accident, but they know the value of the place. It is a calm place filled with many colors and scents, a real rejuvenation for all those who want to slip away from the crowd and stress of their modern lives. There are many tourist attractions in Basilicata that can be visited, i... [ read more ]

Tourist activities in the region of Abruzzo

Tourist activities in the region of Abruzzo

Abruzzo is a beautiful region in the north of Italy, mainly dominated by breathtaking muntaneous landscapes, but offering exceptional beaches as well. Due to the complexity of the place, anybody can find the perfect option that suits him to spend an unforgettable holiday. Weather you like mountaineering, walking in the nature, you practice biking in the mountains, climbing the highest peaks, or you prefer the sea sports, Abruzzo will offer you many opportunities. You can also opt for horsebac... [ read more ]

A perfect holiday at Piemonte and Valle d’Aosta – culture and ski resorts

A perfect holiday at Piemonte and Valle d’Aosta – culture and ski resorts

Visit the least Italian regions of Italy, Valle d’Aosta and Piemonte, located in the northwestern region of the country next to the Swiss and French Alps. Until the 19th century the residents of Piemonte used French as their first language and even today, their dialect reflects its influence. On the other hand Valle d’Aosta is a bilingual region which is full of Swiss emigrants who speak a German based dialect. Visit these wonderful Italian regions and taste the best Italian wines next to... [ read more ]

Hiking holiday in Sicily - the Nebrodi Mountains

Hiking holiday in Sicily – the Nebrodi Mountains

When planning a holiday one considers many factors. If you are one looking for undisturbed peace, fresh, unpolluted air, beautiful old villages, lots of forests, gentle mountains and astonishingly beautiful views the Nebrodi Mountains are for you! This region of Sicily is only partly touched and mysteriously does not attract many tourists although it is a wonderful area. If you are looking for an adventure and you are ready to explore we recommend you to visit the Nebrodi Mountains and discov... [ read more ]

Top mountains of Sicily – the Peloritani Mountain range

Top mountains of Sicily – the Peloritani Mountain range

The Peloritani mountain range is situated in the southern region of Italy, in the northern coast of the island of Sicily. The highest peaks of this beautiful mountain range are Montagna Gradne with a height of 1374 meters and Rocca Novara with a height of 1340 meters. The mountain range is crossed by several valleys and streams. Its flora is varied. The woodlands which used to be quite vast are made of pine trees, oak and chestnut but due to the presence and work of humans not the territory ... [ read more ]

The highest mountain of Sicily - Mount Etna

The highest mountain of Sicily – Mount Etna

The most amazing natural attraction of Sicily is Mount Etna, the highest mountain on the island. As Etna is a volcanic mountain, in ancient Greece it was considered as the god if fire and also the home of the Cyclops, the monster with one eye. The mountain is about 3350 m high and its volcano is still active hence each eruption changes the hight of it. Over the past centuries some eruptions were so powerful that the lava flow reached even the coast. Etna has many advantages: it offers several ... [ read more ]

A tourist guide to the town of Cefalu, Sicily

A tourist guide to the town of Cefalu, Sicily

Travel to Sicily and discover one of the jewels of the Mediterranean, the beautiful medieval town of Cefalu located in the shadow of the Madonie Mountains. The town has a narrow and winding beach, lovely medieval streets and excellent restaurants which are overlooking the rocky coastline. Cefalu boasts with one of the most outstanding churches in the southern part of Europe, the Norman-Arab-Byzantine cathedral. Visit the mysterious ruins of fortresses and Greek temples surrounded by an ancient... [ read more ]

Sights and activities in Southern Sardinia

Sights and activities in Southern Sardinia

The southern region of Sardinia is incredibly wild, stunning and unspoiled. Just like in other parts of the island the south also has its beautiful beaches and waters clear as crystal. This region of Sardinia used to be less visited than others but lately all the tourists and visitors start to discover the beauty of the South. The region is very rich in prehistoric sites, dramatic mountains and has an interesting wildlife. Visit the Sulcis Mountains in the inland and the town with a lovely pi... [ read more ]