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You may have the universe if I may have Italy.” – Giuseppe Verdi. ...
Reviewed in the United States on January 12, 2020
Italy is one of the most popular European countries to visit and explore as a tourist or visitor. The first chapter or unit is entitled "Experience Italy" with 14 ultimate experiences; best ancient sites and museums in Rome; the architectural wonders in Venice; 10 best museums in Florence; best hilltop villages in Tuscany; What's where; Italy Today; what to read and watch before your trip and making of the most of your euros.
Chapter Two is entitled "Travel Smart Italy" which included information on what you need to know before you; getting around; essentials; helpful Italian phrases; great itineraries; on the calendar and contacts.
Chapter Three is entitled "Rome" with a welcome; eating like a local; planner; Ancient Rome with Monti and Celio; The Vatigan with Borgo and Prati; Piazza Navona, Campo De Fiori and the Jewish Ghetto; Piazza Di Spagna; Republicca and the Quirinale; Villa Borghese and around; Trastevere; Aventino and Testaccio; Esquilino and Via Appia Antica.
Chapter Four is entitled "Venice" which included a welcome; eating and drinking; planner; San Marco; Dorsoduro, San Poli and Santa Croce; Cannaregio; Castello; San Giorgio Maggiore and the Giudecca and Islands of the Lagoon.
Chapter Five is entitled "Northern Italy" with sections on welcoming; eating and drinking in Veneto and Friuli-Venezia Giulia and Emilia Romagna. There are sections on Padua; Vicenza, Verona, Milan, Romaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia; Vermazza; Monterosso Al Mare; Bologna; Ferrara and Ravenna.
Chapter Six is entitled "Florence" with sections on welcoming; eating and drinking; Around the Duomo; San Lorenzo; Santa Maria Novella; Santa Croce; The Oltrarno and side trips.
Chapter Seven is entitled "Tuscany and Umbria" with sections on eating and drinking in Umbria, Tuscany and Marches; Lucca; Pisa; Chianti; Volterra; San Gimignano, Siena, Arezzo; Cortona; Perguia; Asissi; Spoleto and Orvieto.The book has included maps throughout the Italy.
The book has colorful maps and photographs and plenty of information for a newcomer to the boot of Europe known as Italy.