Documents: Passport, No visa
Where to Go:
- Don’t Miss: A vintage Fiat 500 tour through the city – a great way to explore the Eternal City!
- Don’t Miss: Shopping in the markets – from leather goods to handcrafted items, the markets are the perfect place to find authentic souvenirs!
- Don’t Miss: A mask-making class with a Venetian maestro
- Don’t Miss: A viewing of Da Vinci’s Last Supper – just be sure to get a reservation well in advance.
- Don’t Miss: Exploring the lake from the water – we recommend a tour to learn history and spot celebrity villas!
- Don’t Miss: a panoramic drive on the coast – just don’t try to drive! Get a driver who can manage the windy roads and show you the hidden spots.
- Don’t Miss: A bike tour along the coast or around the Baroque city Lecce.
- Borgo Egnazia: With three pools, a cookery school, water sports center, and kids clubs, this is the perfect Italian resort for the whole family.
- Don’t Miss: A concert in the Greek Theater – Madonna, Elton John, and Sting are just a few of the people who have performed at this 3rd Century theater.
- Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo: This hotel opened in 1873 as the first hotel in Taormina. Enjoy fresh, regional cuisine as you enjoy unparalleled view of Mount Etna from the hotel restaurant.
- Dining: Round total up for good service
- Hotel: €1 per bag for porter; €2 per day for housekeeper
- Cab: Round up to nearest Euro
- Private driver: €40/full day
- Private Guide: €40/full day
What to eat:
- Risotto alla Milanese
- Bistecca alla florentina
- Bruschetta al Pomodoro
- Spaghetti alla carbonara
- Carciofi alla Romana
- Insalata caprese
- Marinara pizza
- Wine – of course!
Know Before You Go:
- Be sure to bring a wrap or sweater to cover your shoulders when visiting churches. Also, don’t wear shorts or short skirts/dresses.
- Ask before taking photos in museums, art galleries, and churches. Some don’t allow flash photography and some don’t allow any photos.
- To avoid looking like a tourist, don’t order a cappuccino after 11 AM.
- Italy’s rail network is an easy way to get from city to city. Purchase tickets and seat reservations in advance, and enjoy the experience!