The most complete guide of Italy


Italy is a country where if you mix high-range mountains, green valleys, clear blue water and tasty food you can create a symphony

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Italy is a country to visit at least once in a lifetime.

Milan is the city to go to if you are looking for fashion.


In Venice (my favourite place to visit in Italy), you will go back in time, feeling like living a romantic dream.

In Trieste (my hometown), you will be in the heart of the Mitteleurope with its mix of culture and delicious food. 


Rome (like any other Italian city) will make you enjoy in Italian Cuisine, and South Italy will show you what hospitality means and convince you that there is no need to go to the other side of the planet to swim in crystal blue water.

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There are many reasons why Italy is one of the most visited countries in the world, and I want to tell you all of them in my guide to Italy. 

Italy comprises some of the most varied and scenic landscapes on the planet. A good reason for traveling around Italy.


From the rugged Alps to the calm lakes, from the full of arts and culture cities to the stunning coasts, this country has everything you are looking for in a perfect vacation. 


What is the best time to travel to Italy?

There are so many places to travel to in Italy, each of them to be visited in different seasons. That is why it is essential for you to know when to go to Italy. I will give you so much information in my Italy travel guide, that you will learn when to go and where,  how to travel in Italy without a car,  how to get around Italy by train, what to do before traveling to Itay, and also how to travel in Italy on a budget. 

What is the best time to visit the Italian Alps?

Let me give you some travel ideas for Italy.

Italy is a country to visit every month of the year.  


If you like skiing, the famous mountain range Alps are full of snow from December till March, where you will find luxurious spa resorts, wooden cabins immerse in nature, and the famous apres-ski with its loud music and happy music tourists.


From June to September, the Italian alps are the perfect hiking spots with astonishing landscapes where you will find many thermal spas to relax after a full day of walking in its beautiful forests. 

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What is the best time to visit  Italian cities?

I have so many tips for travel to Italy, that you will plan a perfect travel around Italy.


About visiting the Italian cities, it depends on which season and which weather you prefer to spend all day exploring a city. 


A cheap way to travel in Italy is by avoiding it during the high season, that is around the holidays like Christmas and Easter, and during Summer.

If you wish to spend also some days on the beach, all the cities are well connected to the coast by a few hours top by train or car, so every city will be perfect to visit in Italy to combine culture and relax (just book your holiday from June to September to get the warmest weather).


What is the best time to visit the Italian beaches?

Summertime is perfect if you want to go to the beach but if you travel on a budget, try to avoid July and August when prices are higher.


South Italy's seawater is pretty warm from June till October (some years the weather is so good that people go for a swim till November, but only in deep south Italy, like Puglia, Calabria, Sicily and Sardinia). 

If you choose to travel to Italy to spend time at the beach, don't forget to look for places to visit in the area, Italy is full of beautiful seaside cities and marvellous little villages where to spend some time exploring.



What is the currency in Italy?

The currency in Italy is Euro


What is the Language in Italy?

The primary language spoken is Italian.

Is Italy expensive? 

On a budget, you can eat in a typical Trattoria far from the main streets, a pizza/pasta with a drink costs around 10/15 euros. 

Which are the Plugs and Voltage in Italy?

The plugs in Italy are Type C, F and L.

The standard voltage is 230 V, and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


I always advise having a universal adapter.

How to get around Italy?

The best way to travel around Italy is by renting a car. Also, an easy option is traveling around Italy by train. Click here to check prices and availability.

Is Italy a safe country?

Italy is a pretty safe country but unfortunately, some cities have some not so safe neighbourhoods where neither locals would go. Do your own research before your travel.


Takes care of your belonging in tourist areas because Pickpockets are everywhere they can find tourists.


I advise buying an anti-theft purse or an anti-theft backpack.

Is easy to find Wifi in Italy?

It can be found everywhere, in most of the restaurants, bars, cafes, and hotels throughout Italy and is most of the time pretty fast.

What is the Time Zone in Italy?

Italy lies in the Central European Time Zone, which is 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT +1).