From the fashionable beaches of Capri to the awe-inspiring ruins of ancient Rome, Italy has something for everyone. This guide will help you get the most out of your trip to this beautiful country. Whether you want to discover the rural beauty of Tuscany, take a gondola ride through Venice, or admire the glory of the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City, this all-new guide shows you how!Here you'll find the latest on:The best places to stay and dine in every region of ItalySample itineraries for trips ranging from a day to two monthsMust-see ruins, museums, and natural wondersUseful Italian words and phrases to make the trip go smoothlyA guide to world-famous Italian wine and cuisineFilled with practical tips and exciting travel suggestions, this guide contains all the information you need to plan the Italian vacation of your dreams.
Kim Kavin is an award-winning travel writer whose assignments have taken her everywhere from Florence to Fiji. Kavin's articles appear regularly in Yachting magazine as well as online at www.charterwave.com and www.boatermouth.com. She is the author of The Everything Family Guide to Cruise Vacations, The Everything Family Guide to Timeshares, and The Everything Family Guide to Northern California and Lake Tahoe.