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You must see Rome at least once

Victor Emmanuel II Monument – Built in honour of Victor Emmanuel, the first king of an unified Italy, this bombastic monument may appear to be solid white marble but actually contains many rooms inside. It was designed by Giuseppe Sacconi in 1885 and completed in 1925. There are two permanent museums, one on Italian Reunification […]

Vacation rentals in Italy

Italy attractions … to many to count. Venice and Verona are the famous draws in the Veneto, but there is so much more to enjoy. Padua and Vicenza each make weekend breaks in their own right, as does Vicenza, home to several buildings by Palladio and arguably one of the most beautiful small towns in […]