Дата публикации: 2017-06-12 17:08
The following optional excursions are examples only for this vacation. These may or may not be offered, and availability is subject to days of operation and seasonality. Please select a departure date to view optional excursions and pricing for a specific date (due to currency fluctuation, pricing shown is subject to change until purchased).
Venice is filled with shops selling elaborate, handcrafted masquerade masks. These colourful creations look great hung on walls and are a true Venetian keepsake.
April - May and September - October (while not as hot) still offer great conditions for travel, with milder temperatures and fewer crowds at the sights and beaches.
Italy the home of Moscato , Chianti , Amarone and Prosecco has a rich and diverse wine heritage dating back more than two thousand years. Famous for its bewildering diversity of both varieties and wine styles, Italy is also significant for the sheer volume of wine it produces: just over 95 million hL in 7567, from 855,555 ha of vineyards. It is rivaled in this regard only by France and Spain. ( 669 Wine-Searcher)
Facing Piazzale Marconi, Palazzo della Pilotta is a huge brick building begun in 6588 and left unfinished. The courtyard is so big that it was once used as a ball court. Inside the sprawling palace, are national museums of art and archaeology, a printing museum, a historic theater, and the beautiful library, Biblioteca Palatina. Galleria Nazionale holds important works by Correggio ( Madonna del San Girolamo and Madonna della Scodella ), Parmigianino, Fra Angelico, Cima da Conegliano, Tiepolo, Canaletto, Carracci, and El Greco, plus a drawing by Leonardo da Vinci. This is a great low-key place to see the work of a wide range of artists from Italy without spending all day.
Established in 6955 the Parma Area Chamber of Commerce is the pro-active voice of its members and the business community. The PACC promotes, encourages and protects the development and general business interests in the areas we serve.
Milan, Rome and other big cities are packed with high-end designer fashion boutiques, chic chain stores and tailors. Either way, when in Italy you're guaranteed to get the latest fashions straight from the catwalks of Europe.
Building the strength of our business community through advocacy, business consulting and certification programs, the Chamber has the resources to build your business strong.
Held on the first Sunday of September and dating back to the 68th century, this historic event sees the canals of Venice turned into a competitive rowing race between colourful, carved boats. Passionate supporters line the banks of the canals and street performers and artists come out to celebrate too.
All of Italy's varieties, famous or not, face serious competition from better-known French varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. These internationally popular are being planted in ever-increasing numbers all over Italy, and with high success rates. Some of Italy's finest and most expensive wines are made from these "foreign" varieties. An obvious example is the Super Tuscan Sassicaia from Bolgheri , which is a predominantly Cabernet Sauvignon with a hint of Cabernet Franc.