you interested in classical culture? If beautiful works of art and
architecture interest you, Italy is one of the best destinations
in the world. Enjoy the treasures contained in the vast museums
and the famous and impressive monuments, as well as authentic and
delicious Italian cuisine and relaxing spas.
According to UNESCO (the cultural branch of the United Nations),
Italy contains about two thirds of the worlds artistic heritage.
Famous works by gifted Italian artists such as Michaelangelo can
be seen in the many museums. Music is also a cherished form of art
in Italy throughout the year, there are concerts and festivals
held everywhere devoted to different types of music. Many festivals
are based on religious holidays or medieval events at one
point during the year, there is even a reconstruction of a 16th
century soccer game!
But the art and culture is not the only thing Italy is famous for
it is also a wonderful place to dine out and relax. The spas
and hot springs of Italy are unparalleled. Since the Roman age,
the waters of Italy have been used to cure all sorts of ailments
and complaints, from metabolism disorders to rheumatism. Italian
food, already so popular in America, is unparalleled in its home
state the fresh ingredients and the simple cooking techniques
make Italian food more delicious in Italy than anywhere else in
by Liana Sharer