Honeymoons in Italy
A honeymoon in Italy, with its stunning blend of history and culture, is an unforgettable experience. Italy is a country with a wonderfully romantic atmosphere. It boasts outstanding cuisine, beautiful cities, a lovely coastline and many sites of dramatic and rugged natural beauty. Whether you want to spend your honeymoon gliding down the canals of Venice in a gondola, or skiing in the Italian Alps, Italy is a superb destination.
For a tranquil honeymoon in picturesque surroundings, head for the 31 miles of the Amalfi Coast, with its sparkling sea and historic villages built into the hillsides. Here, you can spend your days relaxing on the beach, or in a traditional Italian café with a cappuccino or an espresso.
When it comes to exciting and historical cities, you are spoilt for choice in Italy. Rome, known as the 'eternal city', is simply breathtaking, filled with ancient palaces, churches, basilicas and temples, not to mention the Forum and the Vatican. Florence is also overwhelming in its historical impact, with a fine collection of Renaissance buildings creating a unique atmosphere. Milan is legendary for its fashion and its cuisine, plus the city is home to the fourth largest church in the world.
The most romantic city is Italy is widely agreed to be Venice. Built on 177 small islands, Venice contains countless hidden delights and exudes a magical feel. Stunning buildings abound, the most famous of which is St. Mark's Basilica. Venice is also home to a plethora of art galleries, which house world-class works.
Italy also has a unique history. Extensive Roman ruins
can be seen at Pompeii, where Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD. Nearby
Naples, set in a beautiful bay, has a fascinating historic center waiting
to be explored.
No words can sum up the majesty of Italy, but on your honeymoon you will be able to experience it for yourselves!