Naples: City Guide

Naples: City Guide

Naples is one of the many places in the south of Italy that still bare their Ancient Greek names. The first populations came here around the 2nd Millenium BC, though it wasn’t until the 6th Century BC that it started to bear the name Neapolis, or New City. The...
Genoa: City Guide

Genoa: City Guide

Genoa City Guide Genoa or Genova in Italian is a busy port city located in the coastal region of northwest Italy called Liguria. This area is nestled between the ocean and the sea along the Italian Riveria. It is the 6th largest city in the country. Perhaps an...
Turin: City Guide

Turin: City Guide

Italians know the Turin as a city of great cultural importance. This Turin city guide is the perfect way to discover all its wonders, even though the city itself is not as famous internationally as others on the peninsula. Not only was this the first capital of a...
Ponza: A lesson in Carefree Living

Ponza: A lesson in Carefree Living

Ponza is a little-known island to the majority of foreign visitors to the Italian peninsula. That said, it seems to be a favorite amongst Romans looking for a summer getaway. Ponza lies in the capital’s region of Lazio. You can travel here from┬áNaples,...
Rome: City Guide

Rome: City Guide

Rome is the capital of its region, Lazio, and also the capital city of Italy. It is sometimes known as the capital of two states, given that it is also home to the city-state of the Vatican. According to Roman mythology, the founders of the city were the twins Romulus...