European Landmarks

Europe is one of the most popular continents for travelling. The continent has varied landscapes, cultures, and climates that attract tourists from all corners of the planet. Europe also has the most UNESCO World Heritage sites. But the main reason why Europe is a top travel destination in the world is its astonishing man-made monuments, […]

Facts about the Colosseum

When you think of the Colosseum, what comes to mind? The gladiator fights? The tourists? Maybe just a few words come to mind like “amazing” and “awesome.” You might be surprised at some of the interesting facts about this ancient Roman amphitheatre. For example[n , did you know that it was originally called Flavian Amphitheatre […]

Facts about Vatican City

facts about Vatican city

Vatican City is the smallest country in the world. Located in Rome, Italy, this city-state has a population of just over 800 people and covers only 108 acres. This might seem like an insignificant number to some people; however, there are many fascinating facts about Vatican City that makes it worthy of attention! Vatican City […]

Regions in Italy

Italy, considered by many travellers as one of the most beautiful countries in the world and one of the most visited. Italy is subdivided into 20 distinct regions (in Italian region ). Five of these regions have special autonomous status, each with its own government, while two are islands. The 20 Italian Regions are a […]

Famous Landmarks in Italy

With the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world, Italy is home to one of the most recognizable and historically significant landmarks. From the magnificent Colosseum to the time-defying Roman Forum and numerous natural sites, here is a list of Italian landmarks you should add to your bucket list. Lots of Italian Landmarks […]

European Capitals

By the conventional definition, there are 44 countries in the European Union but if you add countries that share a border with Asia, the number rises to 51. Some of these countries have famous capitals with rich history and culture. Enjoy learning about all the European capitals. European capital cities starting with A Amsterdam | […]

Facts about Sicily

What are your thoughts when someone says “Sicily”? Do you think of a place with an amazing history, or do you associate it with the mafia? If so, then this blog post is for you. In this article, we will explore Interesting facts about Sicily and teach you some interesting things that most people don’t […]

Things to do in Ravenna

Located between Bologna and San Marino on the eastern shores of Italy, Ravenna is a province whose capital city is also called Ravenna. The city was one of the most important in the region of Emilia-Romagna, and has had a long history and served various empires down the line and was at one point the […]

Facts about Venice

The very name Venice is evocative of Europe’s richest history. Add to this, its beautiful townscape of canals and bridges and it’s easy to see why Venice is one of the most fascinating cities in Italy we have visited. Venice was called different names like – “the Floating City”, “Sereniccima” and “City of Canals” of […]

Day trips from Rome

Sitting geographically central of Italy, Rome is also the country’s historical and cultural centre – (Facts about Rome). In addition to its more than three thousand years of historic conservation to explore, the city’s immediate and beyond surroundings are also worth a visit if you want a change of scenery from the fountains, museums, ancient […]