As the name implies, a ‘house museum’ is a house transformed into a museum. The house or building in question may have been the home of notable people, a noble residence, a collector’s home, a center of power, the home of ordinary people that illustrates what life was like for a certain community, for example farmers, or it can be residences turned...

Elephants, the gentle giants of the animal kingdom, are today found only in two places in the world, Africa and South-East Asia. But did you know that, a long time ago during prehistory, there were elephants in Sicily, too? Yes, these beautiful animals of the elephantidae family used to be quite common around the Mediterranean. The Sicilian dwarf e...

The historic centre of Urbino is a magical place and, since 1998, its beauty has earned it inclusion on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The beautiful palaces, churches and characteristic narrow streets transport the tourist directly back to the atmosphere of fifteenth century when Urbino was the glittering city of the dukes, rich, in cultural ferme...

Approximately 150 murals adorn the streets and walls of Orgosolo, a town in the often ignored heart of Sardinia, the Italian island where tourists flock to enjoy its beautiful beaches.  The murals not only depict local customs and traditions, but often also carry political messages. Some depict women wearing traditional clothes, shepherds who lead...

Great open-air museums that meet and blend with tradition. It has happened in some villages in Italy, where street art artists have given a rebirth and redevelopment to some forgotten places with their spray-painted works, reawakening visitors' and graffiti enthusiasts. We at Visit Italy propose a sort of itinerary: a journey from the north to the...

The Aragonese Castle in Ischia is one of the many attractions offered by the beautiful island of the Arcipelago Campano, a top destination when it comes to seaside and thermal tourism at an international level. At the top of this small island of trachyte rock, which is the result of a vulcanic eruption occurred over three hundred thousand years ago...

Despite the city having celebrated its 1600th anniversary in March, Venice restaurants never get old. The ever-evolving La Serenissima always remains true to its innate mysterious nature –  a foundation that, for better or for worse, never delves too far into the contemporary on countless fronts.  While its streets will remain car-free for centurie...

It should be said that in Rome, history is not the only eternal thing. Roman culinary tradition goes through many centuries and can tells us a lot about its city and its people. An what we find out, when we take a walk in the town center, is that Romans are obsessed with food! But what does Roman street food look like? We have selected for you the...

The traditional analysis of social media has consolidated the knowledge of a series of KPIs, by the experts, whose most common purpose is the drawing up of rankings of various kinds, such as the most viewed or most engaged posts, the most quoted hashtags, the influencers with the highest engagement rate, the share of voice compared between brands i...

Moving abroad is a dream for a lot of people, but the process can be long, complicated, and expensive. There's no quick fix for the first two problems, but there is for the latter. A British couple is auctioning off a spacious Italian villa for about $35 and it could be yours. Jon and Annmarie Nurse raffled off a Tuscan villa in 2020, using the mon...