Italy’s architectural beauty coupled with the scenic landscape makes it a perfect destination to fall for. Whether it’s a theater, a palazzo, a church, or a museum, all of the buildings in Italy have a spectacular design. Thanks to the Italian Renaissance that not only left a notable impact on the literature and music, but brought about a change in the architectural realm as well. Filippo Brunelleschi’s church of San Lorenzo and the Pazzi Chapel are two of the places where we can get a glimpse of the Renaissance’s architectural style. The country also received the legacy of the classical architecture, which is evident in the ruins of the Colosseum and Valle die Templi. Italy is home to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Leaning Tower of Pisa .
Italy offers countless options to a globetrotter. The Milan Cathedral (Duomo di Milano) is one of the world’s largest cathedrals that soars with its spires as if reaching the sky. The holy site of the St Peter’s Basilica is one of the most-visited places in the Vatican City. The romantic city of Venice can be traversed in gondolas or boats that journey over the Grand Canal. Portofino fishing village established on the banks of the sea offers incredible views during the dusk. Capo Sant’Andrea Beach with its crystalline waters is a serene hiatus from mundane routine. The music lovers can spectate the performances at the La Scala (Teatro alla Scala) opera house.
Looking at the eventful history of Italy, the concerned authorities felt the need to establish various museums to preserve the ancient artifacts, inscriptions, paintings, and the remains of the bygone era. Theatre of Marcellus, Museo Storico Navale, and Pinacoteca di Brera (Brera Art Gallery) are three such places where you can find antiquated preserved well.
The Sant’ Ambrogio Basilica, medieval town hall building of the Palazzo della Ragione (the Hall of Justice), Palazzo Reale (Royal Palace of Milan), Castel del Monte (Castle on the Mount), and the Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi are some of the must-visit destinations in Italy.
Italy Major Attractions : Leaning Tower of Pisa, Amalfi Coast , Venice, Colosseum, Roam, Portofino, Uffizi Gallery, Pompeii