10 Facts That Will Make You Fall in Love with Italy

It’s really difficult not to fall in love with Italy when it has a city as beautiful as Rome. But, Rome is not the only reason to fall in love with Italy. There are a lot of other reasons to fall in love with Italy. It’s no difficult for a country like Italy to steal your heart. Italian way of life, Italian food, scenic nature of Italy and so much more. The list below will definitely make you want to go for a trip to Italy.

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Italian Food

The one thing people are always worried about while travelling is “food”. A human can adjust to anything and anywhere they go, but to satisfy the taste buds is one difficult task. But, you don’t have to worry about it while travelling to Italy. Italian cuisine is out of this world, not only it will satisfy your taste buds but, it will leave you in an awe. Traditional pizzas or pasta, or calzones as big as the size of your head. Each and every food is made with Italian perfection.

Living the Italian way

Italian way of living is enough to make you fall in love with Italy. Italians love their families, their love for Italian food, Italian music, and Italian traditions is so overwhelming. Basically, Italians are attached with their customs and they love their lifestyle as they know very well how to live a balanced life.

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House Wine

When you visit any Italian restaurant, you’re not only greeted by waiters with a warm smile and a menu. They present their own house wine to you to preserve their tradition.

Gelato

Gelato is the signature ice cream of Italy and calling it an “ice cream” is a sin because gelato is not one of your regular ice cream. From decadent chocolate flavour to unique charcoal flavour gelato; everything is just perfection.

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Architecture


Italy is beautiful in its own way, every Italian city is built in such a manner that it leaves you in awe. Venice had the picturesque canals; Florence possessed incredible structures dating back centuries; Cinque Terre was home to a collection of the most colorful houses I’ve ever seen.

 

Bridges

The beautiful bridges really took my heart. Looking at the sunset at the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, or quaint bridges spanning Venetian canals, each was beautiful in its own way.

Uffizi Gallery in Florence

Italian Art


Leonardo De Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo. Do we need to say more? Italy is the house of exquisite paintings and art. You can look at the artwork for hours and still stay awestruck for the whole day. To experience the world’s greatest masterpieces, explore Florence for a visit to the Uffizi Gallery, the statue of David, and the Duomo.

Beautiful Train Journeys


If you’re travelling through countryside make sure you make a train journey. While, train journeys of Italy are all beautiful, but undoubtedly the most impressive crosses through both Italy and Switzerland – the Bernina Express.

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Tuscany Romance


If you visit Italy but you don’t visit Tuscany then you miss on a lot of romance. Tuscany is certainly one of the world’s most romantic regions to visit. The list of what makes Tuscany so romantic is endless such as wineries, Tuscan villas, rolling hills etc.

Venetian Canals


The gondola ride on Venetian canals is something which should be on your to-do list. While you plan on doing this be prepared to get lost in the beauty of Venetian canals.