Italy – Top location – Top roomsXML hotels
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As one of the countries pivotal to Western culture; Italy is one of the top tourist destinations worldwide.
Part of the reason is the diverse and varied nature of its mountainous landscape and culture. From the independent state of Vatican City, to the islands of Sicily & Sardinia; travellers will not be disappointed.
At last count, humans have inhabited the Italian Peninsula for over 200,000 years, leaving behind a legacy of Art, Culture & Philosophy.
With so much to do and see, its hard to give general advice on what to book ! ; some of the Italian highlights include:
Naples: Ancient city on the UNESCO World Heritage list and the original home of pizza
roomsXML has 192 Properties in Naples
Turin: Industrial and historical city (originally the capital). Fans of Baroque architecture cannot afford the miss.
roomsXML has 100 Properties in Naples
Amalfi Coast: Especially attractive coastline with hotels dotted along the water. Book early as it is very popular in summer.
roomsXML has 415 Properties on the Amalfi Coast
Florence: ‘More than just David’, should be the cities motto. The birthplace of the Renaissance which reached its political peak between the 1300’s and 1500’s. Also home to the worlds first currency, the Gold Florin.
roomsXML has 334 Properties in Florence
Catania: On the east coast of Sicily; unfortunately located at the foot of Mt Etna. Settlement dates back almost 3000 years and has been influenced at varying times by the Greeks, Romans, Arabs, Normans and Spanish.
roomsXML has 335 Properties in Catania
roomsXML has over 96,000 properties worldwide . If you are unsure about which property to book, always check for the ‘Preferred’ logo next to the hotel; that means its been recommended by other Travel Agents. Thanks for Wikitravel for the tips.