Italy

Three Days in the Eternal City

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Whether your 3 days in Rome is the beginning of a lifelong love affair, or simply a teaser before a larger feast of the best of Italy, you can start planning it right here and now.

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Make the Most of Any Trip to Milan

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Whether you use the city as a hub for day trips to the Italian Alps, or simply watch sunset from the top of the Duomo di Milano, Milan is sure to be one of the most delightful surprises of your trip to Italy.

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The Naked Truth About Napoli

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That Naples was huge and rich and vibrant was evident to me before I even met Francesco inside Napoli Centrale—I never once thought about the idea that Naples was dangerous.

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How to Visit Venice Without Drowning in Disappointment

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Visiting Venice with realistic expectations and a clear plan in mind will allow you to feel the magic of the city without being overwhelmed by the many frustrating things about it.

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Florence’s Best Museums—and a Trick to See Them Fast

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Here are some of Florence’s can’t-miss museums—and a way to see them without spending all day in line.

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5 Thrilling Train Trips from Rome

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Headed to Rome? Explore the city all you want, but make sure to take at least one of these thrilling train trips, which you can do in one day.

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5 Reasons I Can’t Wait to Get Back to Milan

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One of the reasons I enjoyed Milan, Italy so much is because of the local experience I had there. Here are some other reasons I’m excited to go back.

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This Italian City Ruined Pasta for Me

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“I will never be able to eat pasta in the United States again,” I exclaimed upon finishing my first meal in Bologna.

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