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Current Travel Restrictions for Italy and Europe

The pandemic has forced countries around the globe to close its borders. Italy, as well as the rest of Europe, have implemented several travel restrictions to safeguard the population. Italy’s lockdown to manage Covid-19 On March 9th, 2020, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte imposed a national quarantine which restricted the population from moving except for work, […]

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Public Transport in Italy: Information for Foreign Travelers

Like many other Europeans, Italians rely heavily on public transport. There are many reasons for this: Italy is a relatively small country and distances are reduced, especially if one compares Italy with nations like the U.S. or Australia City centers are often considered centro storico because of their age and traditional architecture. Cobblestone streets, ancient […]

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Italy’s Most Famous Monuments

At the time of writing, there are 55 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Italy. This makes Italy the country with the highest number of Heritage Sites in the world (tied with China). Since the vast majority of these are cultural landmarks, it’s no wonder that people from all over the world consider Italy as the […]

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Discover the Italian Regional Gastronomy

Italian food represents one of the most popular cuisines in the world. Even if you’ve never set foot in Italy, chances are you ate in several Italian restaurants before and know the difference between pesto, lasagna, and spaghetti carbonara. But if you do happen to apply for an ETIAS travel authorization to Italy and book […]

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Italy on a Budget – Visit Italy Affordably

Italy is the fifth most visited country in the world, and with a such a rich mix of culture, history, art, fashion, breathtaking countryside, and internationally-renowned gastronomy, it’s not hard to see why. But visiting Italy doesn’t mean you have to break the bank on expensive meals or pricey tickets for attractions. With such a […]

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Study in Italy as a Foreign Student

Italy is the second most popular study abroad destination for Americans in the world, after the United Kingdom. Eligible citizens who plan to study in Italy for less than 3 months and not as the main reason for the trip will soon be able to get the ETIAS for Italy before entering the country. Study […]

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The Most Beautiful Places in Italy

Italy is widely considered one of the most beautiful countries on the planet, and rightly so. From iconic cities such as Rome and Venice to sun-kissed islands like Sicily and Sardinia, Italy offers a wide variety of both natural and man-made wonders to discover. It will soon be much easier for eligible citizens to travel […]

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When Is the Best Time to Visit Italy?

What is the best time of the year to visit Italy? This will greatly depend on what you’re looking for from your trip to the land of high culture and exquisite cuisine, as there is a wealth of diverse attractions, exciting festivals, and natural beauty to discover all year round. No matter what time of […]

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Italy Travel Guide

Italy is famous for its delicious cuisine, rich culture and history, trendy fashion, lively cities, and breathtaking landscapes. It is referred to as the birthplace of Western culture and, unsurprisingly, it has the most UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. There’s an incredible amount to see and do. Whether you want to see the […]