Italy is a place of history, culture, great food and the catholic religion. Many people enjoy Italy for a variety of reasons and it still remains a destination on everyone’s bucket list.
The name is derived from the ancient Veneti people who inhabited the region by the 10th century BC. Venice is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated on a group of 118 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by over 400 bridges.
Tuscany is a region in central Italy with an area of about 23,000 square kilometres (8,900 square miles) and a population of about 3.8 million inhabitants (2013). The regional capital is Florence (Firenze).
It’s so easy to fall in love with Rome, the fabled Eternal City - no other city has been the focal point of the world for such a long period of time, known as one of the first cosmopolitan cities.
Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea and one of the 20 regions of Italy. It is one of the five Italian autonomous regions, in Southern Italy along with surrounding minor islands, officially referred to as Regione Siciliana.
Mild climate allows visiting year-round; however, spring and autumn are without doubt the best times to visit, with generally sunny skies and mild temperatures. July and August can get hot while, from December to February, there is brisk cold weather, although it's rarely grey and gloomy.